It is located in Humboldt County, CA. It has a population of 18,054 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 425.94 per 10.000 people. There have been 769 arrests in 2017. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Arcata are larceny/theft crimes - 487 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 1 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 64 felony charges and 705 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Arcata averaged 631 violent crimes. Of that total, 6 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 20 was for revised rape, another 46 was for legacy rape, 166 was for robbery, and 393 was for aggravated assault.