Walpole has a population of 25,312. During the past three years, Walpole saw 879 arrests. For 2017, the Walpole's arrest rate totaled 121.68 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 61.56% makes Walpole lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 59 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Walpole also totaled 249 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Brookline and Canton, Walpole is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Walpole had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Walpole averaged 59 violent crimes and 249 non-violent crimes.
The city of Walpole experienced 284 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 44 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 45, and the aggravated assault total was 195.
It is situated in Norfolk county, Massachusetts with a total number of 50 employees - 4 female, 38 male officers and 8 civilians. Walpole PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0112400, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.