Palmyra has a population of 7,217. During the past three years, Palmyra saw 542 arrests. For 2017, the Palmyra's arrest rate totaled 218.93 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 30.84% makes Palmyra lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 15 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Palmyra also totaled 143 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Beverly and Medford Lakes, Palmyra is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Palmyra had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Palmyra averaged 15 violent crimes and 143 non-violent crimes.
The city of Palmyra experienced 202 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 11 was for legacy rape and 3 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 61, and the aggravated assault total was 126.
It is situated in Burlington county, New Jersey with a total number of 19 employees - 3 female, 15 male officers and 1 civilians. Palmyra PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0032800, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.