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Mercer County, NJ Arrest Records

What are Mercer County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Mercer had 36 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 6.74 per 100,000 residents. This is 99.09% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 6 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Mercer also processed 19 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Atlantic and Bergen, Mercer is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 36 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 6.74 Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 6 Violent crime arrests

Mercer County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Mercer is larceny/theft totaling 10, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.

  • 10 Larceny/Theft
  • 9 Burglary
  • 6 Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Mercer County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Mercer tallied 6 violent crimes and 19 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Mercer is lower by 99.09% than the national average.

Mercer County Crime Rate from 2010-2017

Mercer County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

The majority of arrests made in Mercer are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 61-70.

Mercer County Crime Rate by Age Groups

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