Plaistow has a population of 7,695. During the past three years, Plaistow saw 418 arrests. For 2017, the Plaistow's arrest rate totaled 200.13 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 36.78% makes Plaistow 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 Plaistow also totaled 145 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Atkinson and Auburn, Plaistow is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Plaistow had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Plaistow averaged 9 violent crimes and 145 non-violent crimes.
The city of Plaistow experienced 40 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 4 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 22, and the aggravated assault total was 14.
It is situated in Rockingham county, New Hampshire with a total number of 26 employees - 4 female, 14 male officers and 8 civilians. Plaistow PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NH0085600, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.