The city of Montgomery, with a total population of 199,099, experienced 29,686 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 506.13 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 59.89% difference making Montgomery higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 1,277 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Montgomery also handled 8,800 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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The city of Montgomery experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Montgomery totaled 1,277 violent crimes and 8,800 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Montgomery experienced 9,822 violent crimes. Of those, 336 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 511 were for legacy rape, 4,417 were for robbery, and 4,558 were for aggravated assault.