Samson has a population of 1,926. During the past three years, Samson saw 324 arrests. For 2016, the Samson's arrest rate totaled 612.67 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 87.07% makes Samson higher than the national average of 327.51 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 27 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Samson also totaled 91 arrests for property crimes during 2016. When compared to Geneva and Hartford, Samson is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Samson had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Samson averaged 27 violent crimes and 91 non-violent crimes.
The city of Samson experienced 140 violent crimes during 2007-2016. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 13 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 9, and the aggravated assault total was 117.