Takoma Park has a population of 17,933. During the past three years, Takoma Park saw 1,610 arrests. For 2017, the Takoma Park's arrest rate totaled 281.05 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 11.21% makes Takoma Park lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 55 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Takoma Park also totaled 449 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Takoma Park had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Takoma Park averaged 55 violent crimes and 449 non-violent crimes.
The city of Takoma Park experienced 795 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 4 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 25 was for legacy rape and 6 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 467, and the aggravated assault total was 293.
It is situated in Montgomery county, Maryland with a total number of 56 employees - 4 female, 35 male officers and 17 civilians. Takoma Park PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MD0160600, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.