The city of Montclair, with a total population of 39,029, experienced 1,935 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 181.92 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 42.53% difference making Montclair lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 60 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Montclair also handled 650 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Bloomfield and Caldwell, Montclair is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Montclair experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Montclair totaled 60 violent crimes and 650 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Montclair experienced 748 violent crimes. Of those, 8 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 4 were for revised rape, another 36 were for legacy rape, 379 were for robbery, and 321 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Essex county, New Jersey with a total number of 124 employees - 12 female, 93 male officers and 19 civilians. Montclair PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0071300, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.