Arkansas — Hang on to your belongings if you’re in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, according to a new report.
A new report by YourLocalSecurity (a partner of SafeStreets) showed that in 2020, Pine Bluff was the most robbed city in Arkansas and 24th nationally. The robbery rate was 23.13 per 10,000 people.
In 2019, West Memphis was tops for the most robbed city in the state and ranked 28th nationally. The robbery rate was 40.99 per 10,000.
Analysts from YourLocalSecurity looked at national FBI reported robbery data to determine which cities reported the highest number of robberies per capita of 10,000 people. The data was then applied to the state level to find the “most robbed city in each state.” The top robbed cities per state were then ranked on a national level.