The city of Nazareth, with a total population of 5,675, experienced 230 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 140.97 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 55.47% difference making Nazareth lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 6 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Nazareth also handled 74 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Hellertown and Northampton, Nazareth is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Nazareth experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Nazareth totaled 6 violent crimes and 74 non-violent crimes.
During 2012-2017, Nazareth experienced 77 violent crimes. Of those, another 10 were for legacy rape, 5 were for robbery, and 62 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Northampton county, Pennsylvania with a total number of 17 employees - 2 female, 14 male officers and 1 civilians. Bushkill Township PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is PA0481300, it belongs to the Middle Atlantic division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.