Valdese has a population of 4,477. During the past three years, Valdese saw 181 arrests. For 2017, the Valdese's arrest rate totaled 98.28 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 68.95% makes Valdese lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 0 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Valdese also totaled 44 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Valdese had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Valdese averaged 0 violent crimes and 44 non-violent crimes.
The city of Valdese experienced 40 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 2 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 10, and the aggravated assault total was 29.
It is situated in Burke county, North Carolina with a total number of 13 employees - 0 female, 12 male officers and 1 civilians. Valdese PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NC0120200, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.