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Rahway, NJ Arrest Records

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Rahway, NJ Arrest Record Search

Rahway has a population of 29,930. During the past three years, Rahway saw 1,109 arrests. For 2017, the Rahway's arrest rate totaled 111.26 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 64.85% makes Rahway lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 38 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Rahway also totaled 295 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Fanwood and Garwood, Rahway is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 333Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 111.26Crime Rate
  • 12.70Violent Crime Rate
  • 98.56Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Rahway had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Rahway averaged 38 violent crimes and 295 non-violent crimes.

Rahway Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of Rahway experienced 752 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 10 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 17 was for legacy rape and 2 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 394, and the aggravated assault total was 329.

Rahway City Police Department

It is situated in Union county, New Jersey with a total number of 83 employees - 7 female, 66 male officers and 10 civilians. Rahway PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0201300, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.

  • Agency Name: Rahway Police Department
  • State: New Jersey
  • City: Rahway
  • Type: City
  • Address: One City Hall Plaza
  • Phone Number: (732)827-2200
  • Website:

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