Towanda has a population of 2,839. During the past three years, Towanda saw 274 arrests. For 2017, the Towanda's arrest rate totaled 232.48 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 26.56% makes Towanda lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 5 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Towanda also totaled 61 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Athens and Canton, Towanda is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Towanda had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Towanda averaged 5 violent crimes and 61 non-violent crimes.
The city of Towanda experienced 79 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 24 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 3, and the aggravated assault total was 52.