The city of Jal, with a total population of 2,135, experienced 133 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 224.82 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 28.98% difference making Jal lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 8 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Jal also handled 40 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Eunice and Tatum, Jal is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Jal experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Jal totaled 8 violent crimes and 40 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Jal experienced 62 violent crimes. Of those, 4 were for revised rape, 4 were for robbery, and 54 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Lea county, New Mexico with a total number of 15 employees - 1 female, 6 male officers and 8 civilians. Jal PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NM0130300, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.