The city of Monroe, with a total population of 34,978, experienced 6,111 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, the arrest rate totaled 626.39 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 91.26% difference making Monroe higher than the national average of 327.51 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 227 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Monroe also handled 1,964 arrests for property crimes during 2016. Compared to Marshville and Waxhaw, Monroe is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Monroe experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2016, Monroe totaled 227 violent crimes and 1,964 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2016, Monroe experienced 1,261 violent crimes. Of those, 12 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 16 were for revised rape, another 22 were for legacy rape, 399 were for robbery, and 812 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Union county, North Carolina with a total number of 95 employees - 8 female, 77 male officers and 10 civilians. Monroe PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NC0900200, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.