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