It is located in Merced County, CA. It has a population of 29,442 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 386.86 per 10.000 people. There have been 1,139 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Atwater are larceny/theft crimes - 649 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 188 felony charges and 951 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Atwater averaged 1,772 violent crimes. Of that total, 16 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 16 was for revised rape, another 65 was for legacy rape, 282 was for robbery, and 1,393 was for aggravated assault.