Rutherford has a population of 18,804. During the past three years, Rutherford saw 672 arrests. For 2017, the Rutherford's arrest rate totaled 115.40 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 63.54% makes Rutherford lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 11 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Rutherford also totaled 206 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Allendale and Alpine, Rutherford is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Rutherford had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Rutherford averaged 11 violent crimes and 206 non-violent crimes.
The city of Rutherford experienced 113 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 4 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 29, and the aggravated assault total was 80.
It is situated in Bergen county, New Jersey with a total number of 43 employees - 3 female, 37 male officers and 3 civilians. Rutherford PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0025600, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.