It is located in Buncombe County, NC. It has a population of 90,103 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 471.46 per 10.000 people. There have been 4,248 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Asheville are larceny/theft crimes - 3,191 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the rape - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 0 felony charges and 4,248 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Asheville averaged 4,239 violent crimes. Of that total, 55 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 126 was for revised rape, another 170 was for legacy rape, 1,811 was for robbery, and 2,628 was for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Buncombe county, North Carolina with a total number of 231 employees - 35 female, 127 male officers and 69 civilians. Asheville PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NC0110100, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.