Prescott has a population of 42,975. During the past three years, Prescott saw 3,352 arrests. For 2017, the Prescott's arrest rate totaled 246.66 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 22.08% makes Prescott lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 157 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Prescott also totaled 903 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Clarkdale and Prescott Valley, Prescott is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Prescott had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Prescott averaged 157 violent crimes and 903 non-violent crimes.
The city of Prescott experienced 1,599 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 14 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 92 was for legacy rape and 7 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 184, and the aggravated assault total was 1,302.