The city of Hartford, with a total population of 122,891, experienced 19,689 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 508.58 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 60.67% difference making Hartford higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 1,343 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Hartford also handled 4,907 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Avon and Berlin, Hartford is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Hartford experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Hartford totaled 1,343 violent crimes and 4,907 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Hartford experienced 16,405 violent crimes. Of those, 288 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 53 were for revised rape, another 495 were for legacy rape, 6,193 were for robbery, and 9,376 were for aggravated assault.