Perkasie has a population of 8,474. During the past three years, Perkasie saw 412 arrests. For 2017, the Perkasie's arrest rate totaled 154.59 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 51.16% makes Perkasie lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 10 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Perkasie also totaled 121 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Ferndale and Newtown, Perkasie is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Perkasie had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Perkasie averaged 10 violent crimes and 121 non-violent crimes.
The city of Perkasie experienced 106 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 6 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 18, and the aggravated assault total was 80.