The city of Gardner, with a total population of 20,491, experienced 1,487 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 212.29 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 32.94% difference making Gardner lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 99 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Gardner also handled 336 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Ashburnham and Berlin, Gardner is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Gardner experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Gardner totaled 99 violent crimes and 336 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Gardner experienced 1,190 violent crimes. Of those, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 130 were for legacy rape, 122 were for robbery, and 956 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Worcester county, Massachusetts with a total number of 45 employees - 1 female, 32 male officers and 12 civilians. Gardner PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0141600, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.