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Criminal statistics for the state of Arkansas

Total Crime - In 2006, Arkansas had a Total Crime Index of 4518.1 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 1.8% from the previous year in 2005. The Total Crime Index was up 34.1% since 1984, but down 12.7% since 1991 Arkansas's Total Crime Index has been steadily growing during the past 25 years.
Violent Crime - Arkansas had a Violent Crime Index of 551.6 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was up 4.3% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 85.2% since 1983, but down 7.4% since 1994. Arkansas's Violent Crime Index has drastically rising during the past 25 years.
Property Crime - Arkansas's 2006 Property Crime Index was 3967.5 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was down 2.5% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was up 30.2% since 1984, but down 13.5% since 1991. Arkansas's Property Crime Index has gradually been increasing during the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Arkansas Murder Rate was 7.3 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 7.3% from the previous year, 2005. The Murder Rate was up 40.3% since 2002, but down 39.2% since 1994. Arkansas's Murder Rate has been slowly dropping during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Arkansas's Forcible Rape Index was 46.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 7.3% from the previous year in 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up a 25 year high of 84.5% in 1981. Arkansas's Forcible Rape Index has drastically increased during the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Arkansas was 98.4 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 7.8% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 45.5% since 1984, but down 27.5% since 1991. Arkansas's Robbery Index has been increasing during the past 25 years.
Aggravated Assault - Arkansas's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 399.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 3.1% from the previous year, 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 104.2% since 1983, but down 4% since 1993. Arkansas's Aggravated Assault Index has drastically increased during the past 25 years.
Burglary - In 2006, Arkansas had a Burglary Index of 1139.9 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 5% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was up 42.1% since 2000, but down 7.1% since 1991. Arkansas's Burglary Index has slowly been increasing during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Arkansas was 2562.1 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 5.9% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was up 28.5% since 1984, but down 15% since 1991. Arkansas's Larceny Theft Index has slowly been increasing during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Arkansas was 265.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 5.9% from the previous year in 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was up 58.4% since 1984, but down 22.3% since 1991. Arkansas's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has significantly increased in the past 25 years.