Ridgewood has a population of 25,729. During the past three years, Ridgewood saw 602 arrests. For 2017, the Ridgewood's arrest rate totaled 70.35 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 77.78% makes Ridgewood lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 6 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Ridgewood also totaled 175 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Alpine and Bergenfield, Ridgewood is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Ridgewood had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Ridgewood averaged 6 violent crimes and 175 non-violent crimes.
The city of Ridgewood experienced 88 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 6 was for legacy rape and 2 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 21, and the aggravated assault total was 59.