Sharpsburg has a population of 2,412. During the past three years, Sharpsburg saw 261 arrests. For 2010, the Sharpsburg's arrest rate totaled 356.55 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 5.59% makes Sharpsburg lower than the national average of 377.65 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 17 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Sharpsburg also totaled 69 arrests for property crimes during 2010. When compared to Bailey and Middlesex, Sharpsburg is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Sharpsburg had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2010, Sharpsburg averaged 17 violent crimes and 69 non-violent crimes.
The city of Sharpsburg experienced 43 violent crimes during 2007-2010. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 3 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 14, and the aggravated assault total was 25.