Spotswood has a population of 8,492. During the past three years, Spotswood saw 202 arrests. For 2017, the Spotswood's arrest rate totaled 76.54 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 75.82% makes Spotswood lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 1 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Spotswood also totaled 64 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Carteret and Dunellen, Spotswood is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Spotswood had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Spotswood averaged 1 violent crimes and 64 non-violent crimes.
The city of Spotswood experienced 51 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, the robbery total was 16, and the aggravated assault total was 35.
It is situated in Middlesex county, New Jersey with a total number of 27 employees - 0 female, 22 male officers and 5 civilians. Spotswood PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0122400, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.