Tucson has a population of 532,323. During the past three years, Tucson saw 106,391 arrests. For 2017, the Tucson's arrest rate totaled 605.35 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 91.24% makes Tucson higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 4,268 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Tucson also totaled 27,956 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Marana and Sahuarita, Tucson is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Tucson had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Tucson averaged 4,268 violent crimes and 27,956 non-violent crimes.
The city of Tucson experienced 37,890 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 448 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 2,712 was for legacy rape and 216 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 12,367, and the aggravated assault total was 22,147.