The city of Gloucester, with a total population of 29,980, experienced 886 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 96.40 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 69.55% difference making Gloucester lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 82 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Gloucester also handled 207 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Amesbury and Beverly, Gloucester is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Gloucester experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Gloucester totaled 82 violent crimes and 207 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Gloucester experienced 414 violent crimes. Of those, another 47 were for legacy rape, 35 were for robbery, and 332 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Essex county, Massachusetts with a total number of 64 employees - 2 female, 55 male officers and 7 civilians. Gloucester PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0050800, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.