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Crime rate in Lake City, Arkansas (AR): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Lake City, AR compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Lake City, AR

The 2018 crime rate in Lake City, AR is 112 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.4 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 42.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 Lake City crime rate fell by 48% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Lake City has seen rise of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Lake City, AR is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Lake City:

112.5
Monette:

168.5
Caraway:

174.0
Bay:

93.0
Brookland:

137.9
Trumann:

526.0
Leachville:

194.8
Etowah:

195.0
Jonesboro:

387.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Lake City by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(47.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(130.7)
2
(84.2)
2
(81.2)
1
(39.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(49.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(93.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(91.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(130.7)
3
(126.4)
1
(40.6)
2
(79.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(545.9)
12
(592.6)
3
(148.4)
6
(279.5)
4
(190.7)
4
(181.9)
7
(312.4)
7
(305.0)
8
(337.0)
10
(406.2)
4
(159.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(446.7)
5
(246.9)
10
(494.6)
5
(232.9)
6
(286.0)
2
(91.0)
15
(669.3)
10
(435.7)
16
(674.0)
18
(731.1)
14
(558.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(49.5)
1
(46.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(91.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.1)
1
(40.6)
6
(239.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.6)
1
(42.1)
1
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index66.051.449.051.262.955.548.6169.5146.6215.3112.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Lake City, Arkansas as of December 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lake City is 323 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Lake City:

99.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Lake City:

182.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Lake City:

147.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Lake City:

196.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Lake City:

0.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Lake City:

68.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2011
Lake City:

47.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2009
Lake City:

46.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Lake City:

24.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Lake City:

0.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Lake City:

24.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Lake City:

50.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Property crime rate in 2018
Lake City:

95.7
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Lake City:

123.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Lake City:

107.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Lake City:

82.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Lake City:

95.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Lake City:

54.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2011
Lake City:

52.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2009
Lake City:

74.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Lake City:

61.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Lake City:

130.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Lake City:

131.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Lake City:

70.4
U.S. Average:

327.4
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Arkansas average:

2.22

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Arkansas average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Arkansas average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Arkansas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Arkansas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Arkansas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Arkansas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Arkansas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Arkansas average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Arkansas average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Arkansas average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Arkansas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Arkansas average:

1.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Arkansas average:

1.96

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Lake City, AR
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers

Zip codes: 72437.