Sparks has a population of 99,732. During the past three years, Sparks saw 9,068 arrests. For 2017, the Sparks's arrest rate totaled 317.45 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 0.29% makes Sparks higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 474 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Sparks also totaled 2,692 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Sparks had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Sparks averaged 474 violent crimes and 2,692 non-violent crimes.
The city of Sparks experienced 3,883 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 35 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 442 was for legacy rape and 43 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 1,037, and the aggravated assault total was 2,326.
It is situated in Washoe county, Nevada with a total number of 153 employees - 9 female, 100 male officers and 44 civilians. Sparks PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NV0160200, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.