Stamford has a population of 130,189. During the past three years, Stamford saw 6,856 arrests. For 2017, the Stamford's arrest rate totaled 174.98 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 44.72% makes Stamford lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 292 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Stamford also totaled 1,986 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Bethel and Brookfield, Stamford is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Stamford had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Stamford averaged 292 violent crimes and 1,986 non-violent crimes.
The city of Stamford experienced 3,738 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 31 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 294 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 1,547, and the aggravated assault total was 1,866.
It is situated in Fairfield county, Connecticut with a total number of 206 employees - 29 female, 127 male officers and 50 civilians. Stamford PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CT0013500, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.