Princeton has a population of 7,550. During the past three years, Princeton saw 387 arrests. For 2017, the Princeton's arrest rate totaled 189.40 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 40.17% makes Princeton lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 10 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Princeton also totaled 133 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Spring Valley and Walnut, Princeton is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Princeton had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Princeton averaged 10 violent crimes and 133 non-violent crimes.
The city of Princeton experienced 82 violent crimes during 2012-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 6 was for legacy rape and 3 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 14, and the aggravated assault total was 58.
It is situated in Bureau county, Illinois with a total number of 18 employees - 2 female, 15 male officers and 1 civilians. Princeton PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0060400, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.