The city of Maricopa, with a total population of 47,466, experienced 2,123 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 146.42 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 53.74% difference making Maricopa lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 91 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Maricopa also handled 604 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Apache Junction and Coolidge, Maricopa is a safer place to live.
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The city of Maricopa experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Maricopa totaled 91 violent crimes and 604 non-violent crimes.
During 2009-2017, Maricopa experienced 503 violent crimes. Of those, 7 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 10 were for revised rape, another 45 were for legacy rape, 61 were for robbery, and 380 were for aggravated assault.