Woburn has a population of 39,677. During the past three years, Woburn saw 1,586 arrests. For 2017, the Woburn's arrest rate totaled 125.01 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 60.51% makes Woburn lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 63 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Woburn also totaled 433 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Acton and Arlington, Woburn is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Woburn had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Woburn averaged 63 violent crimes and 433 non-violent crimes.
The city of Woburn experienced 899 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 75 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 148, and the aggravated assault total was 675.
It is situated in Middlesex county, Massachusetts with a total number of 80 employees - 4 female, 71 male officers and 5 civilians. Woburn PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0095400, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.