It is located in Rio Arriba County, NM. It has a population of 10,121 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 768.70 per 10.000 people. There have been 778 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Espanola are aggravated assault crimes - 264 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 297 felony charges and 481 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2008-2017, the city of Espanola averaged 2,330 violent crimes. Of that total, 9 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 11 was for revised rape, another 23 was for legacy rape, 259 was for robbery, and 2,028 was for aggravated assault.