Salisbury has a population of 33,558. During the past three years, Salisbury saw 6,215 arrests. For 2017, the Salisbury's arrest rate totaled 628.76 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 98.63% makes Salisbury higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 326 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Salisbury also totaled 1,784 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Delmar and Fruitland, Salisbury is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Salisbury had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Salisbury averaged 326 violent crimes and 1,784 non-violent crimes.
The city of Salisbury experienced 4,538 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 29 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 180 was for legacy rape and 34 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 1,342, and the aggravated assault total was 2,953.
It is situated in Wicomico county, Maryland with a total number of 112 employees - 10 female, 74 male officers and 28 civilians. Salisbury PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MD0230300, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.