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Salem, NJ Arrest Record Search

Salem has a population of 4,776. During the past three years, Salem saw 875 arrests. For 2017, the Salem's arrest rate totaled 544.39 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 71.98% makes Salem higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 54 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Salem also totaled 206 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Elmer and Woodstown, Salem is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 260Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 544.39Crime Rate
  • 113.07Violent Crime Rate
  • 431.32Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Salem had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Salem averaged 54 violent crimes and 206 non-violent crimes.

Salem Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of Salem experienced 699 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 16 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 34 was for legacy rape and 5 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 226, and the aggravated assault total was 418.

Salem City Police Department

It is situated in Salem county, New Jersey with a total number of 19 employees - 0 female, 17 male officers and 2 civilians. Salem PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0171200, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.

  • Agency Name: Salem Police Department
  • State: New Jersey
  • City: Salem
  • Type: City
  • Address: 129 W Broadway
  • Phone Number: (856)935-0057

Total Crime Rate in Salem

YearCrime Rate
2007755.47
2008750.80
2009521.18
2010512.38
2011526.83
2012606.82
2013709.18
2014688.55
2015778.43
2016476.39
2017544.39
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