Riverton has a population of 3,429. During the past three years, Riverton saw 239 arrests. For 2017, the Riverton's arrest rate totaled 244.97 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 22.61% makes Riverton lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 12 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Riverton also totaled 72 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Auburn and Chatham, Riverton is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Riverton had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Riverton averaged 12 violent crimes and 72 non-violent crimes.
The city of Riverton experienced 92 violent crimes during 2012-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 4 was for legacy rape and 2 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 5, and the aggravated assault total was 80.
It is situated in Sangamon county, Illinois with a total number of 8 employees - 2 female, 6 male officers and 0 civilians. Riverton PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0840700, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.