Tazewell has a population of 4,320. During the past three years, Tazewell saw 204 arrests. For 2017, the Tazewell's arrest rate totaled 118.06 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 62.7% makes Tazewell lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 3 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Tazewell also totaled 48 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Cedar Bluff and Pocahontas, Tazewell is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Tazewell had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Tazewell averaged 3 violent crimes and 48 non-violent crimes.
The city of Tazewell experienced 80 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 16 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 6, and the aggravated assault total was 57.
It is situated in Tazewell county, Virginia with a total number of 15 employees - 2 female, 11 male officers and 2 civilians. Tazewell PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is VA0920400, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.