Somerton has a population of 15,082. During the past three years, Somerton saw 618 arrests. For 2017, the Somerton's arrest rate totaled 118.69 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 62.51% makes Somerton lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 19 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Somerton also totaled 160 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to San Luis and Yuma, Somerton is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Somerton had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Somerton averaged 19 violent crimes and 160 non-violent crimes.
The city of Somerton experienced 209 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 1 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 16, and the aggravated assault total was 191.
It is situated in Yuma county, Arizona with a total number of 29 employees - 3 female, 17 male officers and 9 civilians. Somerton PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AZ0140300, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.