The city of Longview, with a total population of 37,424, experienced 5,579 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 393.33 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 24.26% difference making Longview higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 112 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Longview also handled 1,360 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Castle Rock and Kalama, Longview is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Longview experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Longview totaled 112 violent crimes and 1,360 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Longview experienced 1,547 violent crimes. Of those, 13 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 376 were for legacy rape, 397 were for robbery, and 761 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Cowlitz county, Washington with a total number of 69 employees - 6 female, 51 male officers and 12 civilians. Longview PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is WA0080200, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.