The city of New London, with a total population of 26,880, experienced 2,603 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 324.78 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 2.6% difference making New London higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 132 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of New London also handled 741 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Groton and Ledyard, New London is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of New London experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, New London totaled 132 violent crimes and 741 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, New London experienced 2,376 violent crimes. Of those, 23 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 172 were for legacy rape, 393 were for robbery, and 1,788 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in New London county, Connecticut with a total number of 83 employees - 6 female, 62 male officers and 15 civilians. New London PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CT0009500, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.