The city of New Canaan, with a total population of 20,364, experienced 410 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 63.84 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 79.83% difference making New Canaan lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 2 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of New Canaan also handled 128 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Easton and Newtown, New Canaan is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of New Canaan experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, New Canaan totaled 2 violent crimes and 128 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, New Canaan experienced 33 violent crimes. Of those, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 10 were for legacy rape, 8 were for robbery, and 14 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Fairfield county, Connecticut with a total number of 52 employees - 3 female, 43 male officers and 6 civilians. New Canaan PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CT0009000, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.