Summit has a population of 22,195. During the past three years, Summit saw 569 arrests. For 2017, the Summit's arrest rate totaled 90.11 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 71.53% makes Summit lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 8 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Summit also totaled 192 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Fanwood and Mountainside, Summit is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Summit had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Summit averaged 8 violent crimes and 192 non-violent crimes.
The city of Summit experienced 115 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 9 was for legacy rape and 1 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 38, and the aggravated assault total was 66.
It is situated in Union county, New Jersey with a total number of 51 employees - 2 female, 44 male officers and 5 civilians. Summit PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0201800, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.