Table 13

ARKANSAS

Hate Crime Incidents

per Bias Motivation and Quarter

by Agency, 2012

Agency type Agency name Number of incidents per bias motivation Number of incidents per quarter1 Population2
Race Religion Sexual
orientation
Ethnicity Disability 1st
quarter
2nd
quarter
3rd
quarter
4th
quarter
Total 11 3 13 2 1
Cities 9 3 12 1 1
Benton 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 31,486
Bentonville 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 36,433
Bryant 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17,129
Fort Smith 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 87,483
Jonesboro 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 68,807
McGehee 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4,157
Newport 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7,862
Ola 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1,276
Paragould 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 26,602
Pine Bluff 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 48,522
Rogers 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 57,757
Sherwood 2 0 7 0 0 5 2 1 1 29,914
Springdale 1 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 2 71,668
Universities and Colleges 1 0 1 0 0
University of Arkansas:
Fayetteville 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 23,199
Little Rock 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 13,068
Metropolitan Counties 1 0 0 0 0
Pulaski 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nonmetropolitan Counties 0 0 0 1 0
Independence 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
  • 1 Agencies published in this table indicated that at least one hate crime incident occurred in their respective jurisdictions during the quarter(s) for which they submitted a report to the Hate Crime Statistics Program.
  • 2 Population figures are published only for the cities. The figures listed for the universities and colleges are student enrollment and were provided by the United States Department of Education for the 2011 school year, the most recent available. The enrollment figures include full-time and part-time students.

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