It is located in Union County, NJ. It has a population of 129,726 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 433.92 per 10.000 people. There have been 5,629 arrests in 2017. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Elizabeth are larceny/theft crimes - 3,017 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 7 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 1,034 felony charges and 4,595 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Elizabeth averaged 12,468 violent crimes. Of that total, 118 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 71 was for revised rape, another 338 was for legacy rape, 7,001 was for robbery, and 4,940 was for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Union county, New Jersey with a total number of 253 employees - 29 female, 127 male officers and 97 civilians. Elizabeth PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0200400, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.