Somers Point has a population of 10,504. During the past three years, Somers Point saw 899 arrests. For 2017, the Somers Point's arrest rate totaled 277.04 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 12.48% makes Somers Point lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 21 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Somers Point also totaled 270 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Brigantine and Egg Harbor Township, Somers Point is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Somers Point had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Somers Point averaged 21 violent crimes and 270 non-violent crimes.
The city of Somers Point experienced 372 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 8 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 92, and the aggravated assault total was 270.
It is situated in Atlantic county, New Jersey with a total number of 37 employees - 0 female, 30 male officers and 7 civilians. Somers Point PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0012100, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.