It is located in Prince Georges County, MD. It has a population of 4,582 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 120.04 per 10.000 people. There have been 55 arrests in 2017. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Capitol Heights are larceny/theft crimes - 25 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 12 felony charges and 43 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Capitol Heights averaged 132 violent crimes. Of that total, 2 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 5 was for legacy rape, 53 was for robbery, and 72 was for aggravated assault.