The city of Grand Forks, with a total population of 58,090, experienced 5,682 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 327.60 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 3.49% difference making Grand Forks higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 183 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Grand Forks also handled 1,720 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Northwood and Thompson, Grand Forks is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Grand Forks experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Grand Forks totaled 183 violent crimes and 1,720 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Grand Forks experienced 1,608 violent crimes. Of those, 5 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 328 were for legacy rape, 212 were for robbery, and 1,063 were for aggravated assault.