The city of Grand Junction, with a total population of 62,352, experienced 9,514 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 514.82 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 62.64% difference making Grand Junction higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 361 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Grand Junction also handled 2,849 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Fruita and Palisade, Grand Junction is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Grand Junction experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Grand Junction totaled 361 violent crimes and 2,849 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Grand Junction experienced 3,003 violent crimes. Of those, 20 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 616 were for legacy rape, 379 were for robbery, and 1,988 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Mesa county, Colorado with a total number of 186 employees - 13 female, 95 male officers and 78 civilians. Grand Junction PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CO0390100, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.