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Ruidoso, NM Arrest Records

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Ruidoso, NM Arrest Record Search

Ruidoso has a population of 7,729. During the past three years, Ruidoso saw 781 arrests. For 2017, the Ruidoso's arrest rate totaled 319.58 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 0.96% makes Ruidoso higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 26 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Ruidoso also totaled 221 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Capitan and Carrizozo, Ruidoso is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 247Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 319.58Crime Rate
  • 33.64Violent Crime Rate
  • 285.94Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Ruidoso had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Ruidoso averaged 26 violent crimes and 221 non-violent crimes.

Ruidoso Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of Ruidoso experienced 189 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 23 was for legacy rape and 13 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 20, and the aggravated assault total was 131.

Ruidoso City Police Department

It is situated in Lincoln county, New Mexico with a total number of 33 employees - 0 female, 23 male officers and 10 civilians. Ruidoso PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NM0140100, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Ruidoso Police Department
  • State: New Mexico
  • City: Ruidoso
  • Type: City
  • Address: 1085 Mechem Dr
  • Phone Number: 575-258-7365

Total Crime Rate in Ruidoso

YearCrime Rate
2008349.91
2009327.09
2010284.09
2011466.81
2014329.60
2015388.47
2016301.97
2017319.58
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