The city of Morristown, with a total population of 19,199, experienced 1,021 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 170.84 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 46.03% difference making Morristown lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 40 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Morristown also handled 288 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Boonton and Butler, Morristown is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Morristown experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Morristown totaled 40 violent crimes and 288 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Morristown experienced 849 violent crimes. Of those, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 3 were for revised rape, another 19 were for legacy rape, 362 were for robbery, and 464 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Morris county, New Jersey with a total number of 61 employees - 3 female, 54 male officers and 4 civilians. Morristown PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0142400, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.