2016 NBTPD Statistics
The numbers are in; 2016 was a busy year.
As we do every year, we have tabulated and reviewed our statistics for the calendar year 2016 and would like to share them.
- The North Brunswick Police Department handled 84,108 incidents, of which 23,813 were calls for service.
- There were 2,015 motor vehicle crashes reported and investigated.
- We conducted 22,648 motor vehicle stops, which resulted in 28,885 summonses being issued.
- There were 1,549 arrests made during the year.
- We again saw a decrease in robberies, down 10%.
- Burglary to auto decreased by just over 31%
- Our overall crime index as tracked by the State is down by 8.4% from last year, which also includes an 11% decrease in violent crime.
- For perspective, robberies, assaults, burglaries, larceny, motor vehicle theft, and arson are all decreased from ten years ago.