Rocky Mount has a population of 55,098. During the past three years, Rocky Mount saw 5,187 arrests. For 2017, the Rocky Mount's arrest rate totaled 360.09 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 13.76% makes Rocky Mount higher 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 Rocky Mount also totaled 1,984 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Rocky Mount had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Rocky Mount averaged 0 violent crimes and 1,984 non-violent crimes.
The city of Rocky Mount experienced 5,408 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 102 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 91 was for legacy rape and 57 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 1,606, and the aggravated assault total was 3,932.