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Canton, MA Arrest Record Search

It is located in Norfolk County, MA. It has a population of 23,551 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 101.48 per 10.000 people. There have been 239 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.002%. The majority of crimes committed in Canton are larceny/theft crimes - 122 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.

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  • 239Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 101.48Crime Rate
  • 38.21Violent Crime Rate
  • 63.27Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 90 felony charges and 149 non-violent crimes.

Canton Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Canton averaged 624 violent crimes. Of that total, another 41 was for legacy rape, 45 was for robbery, and 538 was for aggravated assault.

Canton City Police Department

It is situated in Norfolk county, Massachusetts with a total number of 43 employees - 4 female, 39 male officers and 0 civilians. Canton PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0110500, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.

  • Agency Name: Canton Police Department
  • State: Massachusetts
  • City: Canton
  • Type: City
  • Address: 1492 Washington St
  • Phone Number: 781-821-5090
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Total Crime Rate in Canton

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