The city of Norwell, with a total population of 11,150, experienced 185 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 41.26 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 86.97% difference making Norwell lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 3 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Norwell also handled 43 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Abington and Bridgewater, Norwell is a safer place to live.
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The city of Norwell experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Norwell totaled 3 violent crimes and 43 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Norwell experienced 106 violent crimes. Of those, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 12 were for legacy rape, 12 were for robbery, and 81 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Plymouth county, Massachusetts with a total number of 28 employees - 3 female, 20 male officers and 5 civilians. Norwell PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0121800, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.