South Bend has a population of 101,857. During the past three years, South Bend saw 18,497 arrests. For 2017, the South Bend's arrest rate totaled 605.16 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 91.18% makes South Bend higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 1,064 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of South Bend also totaled 5,100 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, South Bend had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, South Bend averaged 1,064 violent crimes and 5,100 non-violent crimes.
The city of South Bend experienced 8,681 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 141 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 805 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 4,051, and the aggravated assault total was 3,684.