The city of Mesquite, with a total population of 18,476, experienced 1,018 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 187.81 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 40.67% difference making Mesquite lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 31 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Mesquite also handled 316 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Henderson and North Las Vegas, Mesquite is a safer place to live.
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The city of Mesquite experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Mesquite totaled 31 violent crimes and 316 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Mesquite experienced 245 violent crimes. Of those, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 60 were for legacy rape, 42 were for robbery, and 140 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Clark county, Nevada with a total number of 42 employees - 1 female, 28 male officers and 13 civilians. Mesquite PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NV0020900, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.