The city of Greenbelt, with a total population of 24,099, experienced 2,554 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 381.34 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 20.47% difference making Greenbelt higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 144 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Greenbelt also handled 775 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Bowie and Brentwood, Greenbelt is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Greenbelt experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Greenbelt totaled 144 violent crimes and 775 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Greenbelt experienced 1,610 violent crimes. Of those, 14 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 15 were for revised rape, another 73 were for legacy rape, 980 were for robbery, and 528 were for aggravated assault.