The city of Matthews, with a total population of 32,255, experienced 2,902 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 311.58 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 1.57% difference making Matthews lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 0 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Matthews also handled 1,005 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Davidson and Huntersville, Matthews is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Matthews experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Matthews totaled 0 violent crimes and 1,005 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Matthews experienced 538 violent crimes. Of those, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 12 were for revised rape, another 16 were for legacy rape, 244 were for robbery, and 317 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Mecklenburg county, North Carolina with a total number of 70 employees - 6 female, 49 male officers and 15 civilians. Matthews PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NC0600700, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.