Pottsville has a population of 3,146. During the past three years, Pottsville saw 153 arrests. For 2017, the Pottsville's arrest rate totaled 155.75 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 50.8% makes Pottsville lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 10 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Pottsville also totaled 39 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Atkins and Dover, Pottsville is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Pottsville had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Pottsville averaged 10 violent crimes and 39 non-violent crimes.
The city of Pottsville experienced 116 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 14 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 7, and the aggravated assault total was 94.