It is located in Morris County, NJ. It has a population of 7,829 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 80.47 per 10.000 people. There have been 63 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.002%. The majority of crimes committed in Butler are larceny/theft crimes - 47 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 3 felony charges and 60 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Butler averaged 100 violent crimes. Of that total, 1 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 5 was for revised rape, another 17 was for legacy rape, 12 was for robbery, and 65 was for aggravated assault.