Rochester has a population of 5,593. During the past three years, Rochester saw 128 arrests. For 2017, the Rochester's arrest rate totaled 87.61 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 72.32% makes Rochester lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 9 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Rochester also totaled 40 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Bridgewater and Duxbury, Rochester is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Rochester had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Rochester averaged 9 violent crimes and 40 non-violent crimes.
The city of Rochester experienced 73 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 5 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 7, and the aggravated assault total was 61.