The city of Merrimac, with a total population of 6,948, experienced 125 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 40.30 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 87.27% difference making Merrimac lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 2 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Merrimac also handled 26 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Boxford and Rockport, Merrimac is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Merrimac experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Merrimac totaled 2 violent crimes and 26 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Merrimac experienced 47 violent crimes. Of those, another 10 were for legacy rape, 3 were for robbery, and 34 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Essex county, Massachusetts with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Merrimac PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0051800, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.