Pendleton has a population of 16,927. During the past three years, Pendleton saw 1,473 arrests. For 2016, the Pendleton's arrest rate totaled 317.84 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 2.95% makes Pendleton lower than the national average of 327.51 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 46 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Pendleton also totaled 492 arrests for property crimes during 2016. When compared to Hermiston and Pilot Rock, Pendleton is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Pendleton had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Pendleton averaged 46 violent crimes and 492 non-violent crimes.
The city of Pendleton experienced 558 violent crimes during 2007-2016. Of that total, 7 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 132 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 114, and the aggravated assault total was 305.
It is situated in Umatilla county, Oregon with a total number of 28 employees - 1 female, 22 male officers and 5 civilians. Pendleton PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is OR0300300, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.