Peekskill has a population of 24,127. During the past three years, Peekskill saw 735 arrests. For 2017, the Peekskill's arrest rate totaled 88.28 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 72.11% makes Peekskill lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 34 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Peekskill also totaled 179 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Mount Vernon and New Rochelle, Peekskill is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Peekskill had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Peekskill averaged 34 violent crimes and 179 non-violent crimes.
The city of Peekskill experienced 447 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 8 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 17 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 145, and the aggravated assault total was 277.
It is situated in Westchester county, New York with a total number of 64 employees - 8 female, 46 male officers and 10 civilians. Peekskill PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NY0590100, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.