The city of Malden, with a total population of 61,098, experienced 3,039 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 161.54 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 48.97% difference making Malden lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 207 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Malden also handled 780 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Acton and Arlington, Malden is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Malden experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Malden totaled 207 violent crimes and 780 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Malden experienced 2,393 violent crimes. Of those, 12 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 92 were for legacy rape, 692 were for robbery, and 1,597 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Middlesex county, Massachusetts with a total number of 108 employees - 9 female, 93 male officers and 6 civilians. Malden PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0092700, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.