Waterville has a population of 16,522. During the past three years, Waterville saw 2,188 arrests. For 2017, the Waterville's arrest rate totaled 439.41 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 38.82% makes Waterville higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 32 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Waterville also totaled 694 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Augusta and Clinton, Waterville is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Waterville had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Waterville averaged 32 violent crimes and 694 non-violent crimes.
The city of Waterville experienced 420 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 143 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 102, and the aggravated assault total was 173.
It is situated in Kennebec county, Maine with a total number of 41 employees - 2 female, 29 male officers and 10 civilians. Waterville PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is ME0060400, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.