Phillipsburg has a population of 14,379. During the past three years, Phillipsburg saw 1,039 arrests. For 2017, the Phillipsburg's arrest rate totaled 271.92 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 14.1% makes Phillipsburg lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 24 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Phillipsburg also totaled 367 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Belvidere and Hackettstown, Phillipsburg is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Phillipsburg had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Phillipsburg averaged 24 violent crimes and 367 non-violent crimes.
The city of Phillipsburg experienced 351 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 5 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 50 was for legacy rape and 13 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 125, and the aggravated assault total was 158.
It is situated in Warren county, New Jersey with a total number of 37 employees - 0 female, 36 male officers and 1 civilians. Phillipsburg PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NJ0211900, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.