Rochester has a population of 208,591. During the past three years, Rochester saw 29,568 arrests. For 2017, the Rochester's arrest rate totaled 470.11 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 48.51% makes Rochester higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 1,872 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Rochester also totaled 7,934 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Rochester had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Rochester averaged 1,872 violent crimes and 7,934 non-violent crimes.
The city of Rochester experienced 22,449 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 400 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 1,262 was for legacy rape and 92 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 8,958, and the aggravated assault total was 11,737.
It is situated in Monroe county, New York with a total number of 348 employees - 94 female, 127 male officers and 127 civilians. Rochester PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NY0270100, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.