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South Plainfield, NJ Arrest Record Search

South Plainfield has a population of 24,458. During the past three years, South Plainfield saw 1,330 arrests. For 2017, the South Plainfield's arrest rate totaled 197.07 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 37.74% makes South Plainfield lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 28 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of South Plainfield also totaled 454 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Carteret and Helmetta, South Plainfield is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 482 Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 197.07 Crime Rate
  • 11.45 Violent Crime Rate
  • 185.62 Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, South Plainfield had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, South Plainfield averaged 28 violent crimes and 454 non-violent crimes.

South Plainfield Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of South Plainfield experienced 329 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 1 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 145, and the aggravated assault total was 180.

Total Crime Rate in South Plainfield

Year Crime Rate
2007 204.02
2008 223.27
2009 210.04
2010 200.02
2011 175.17
2012 190.87
2013 176.13
2014 167.29
2015 169.63
2016 180.71
2017 197.07

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