Whitman has a population of 15,000. During the past three years, Whitman saw 462 arrests. For 2017, the Whitman's arrest rate totaled 80.67 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 74.52% makes Whitman lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 25 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Whitman also totaled 96 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Duxbury and Hanover, Whitman is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Whitman had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Whitman averaged 25 violent crimes and 96 non-violent crimes.
The city of Whitman experienced 391 violent crimes during 2009-2017. Of that total, 36 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 48, and the aggravated assault total was 307.
It is situated in Plymouth county, Massachusetts with a total number of 27 employees - 1 female, 25 male officers and 1 civilians. Whitman PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0122700, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.