Police: Rogers' Lake Atalanta Has A Low Crime Rate

Posted: March 2, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO FLIP PUTTHOFF Visitors to Lake Atalanta on water and land are seen on Thursday afternoon near the dam in Rogers.

ROGERS -- Some residents who live around Lake Atalanta have said the park has a problem with criminal activity.

At A Glance

Police Activity Around Lake Atalanta

During 2012-13 police:

• Assisted 17 residents — anything from fixing a flat tire to providing directions.

• Checked the park area 772 times

• Checked 16 people

• Checked 519 vehicles

• Responded to one complaint from a resident

• Responded to one disturbance

• Seized contraband one time

• Made 39 traffic stops

• Served two arrest warrants

• Made two welfare checks, when an individual’s well-being is checked

Source: Rogers Police Department

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