The city of New Haven, with a total population of 129,953, experienced 19,569 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 485.64 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 53.42% difference making New Haven higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 1,100 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of New Haven also handled 5,211 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Ansonia and Branford, New Haven is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of New Haven experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, New Haven totaled 1,100 violent crimes and 5,211 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, New Haven experienced 13,135 violent crimes. Of those, 137 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 513 were for legacy rape, 5,442 were for robbery, and 7,043 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in New Haven county, Connecticut with a total number of 244 employees - 68 female, 127 male officers and 49 civilians. New Haven PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CT0009300, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.