Shirley has a population of 7,499. During the past three years, Shirley saw 176 arrests. For 2017, the Shirley's arrest rate totaled 76.01 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 75.99% makes Shirley lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 16 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Shirley also totaled 41 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Arlington and Ashland, Shirley is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Shirley had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Shirley averaged 16 violent crimes and 41 non-violent crimes.
The city of Shirley experienced 121 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 13 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 3, and the aggravated assault total was 103.
It is situated in Middlesex county, Massachusetts with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Shirley PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0093800, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.