With 2019 in the books, we have been able to close out the past year’s statistics. Here’s a look into what the Township of North Brunswick Police Department handled for the year as we serve our community.
Rates of Change for 2019
Overall the Township became a safer place in 2019.
Our overall crime index as tracked by the State has decreased by 9.5%.
Other Rates of Change
Residential burglaries down by 68%
Burglaries to auto down by 47%
Motor Vehicle Thefts down by 5.6%
Non-Residential burglaries up by 43%
Shoplifting increased 21.8%
Summary of Services During 2019
The North Brunswick Police Department handled 72,452 incidents, of which 26,205 were calls for service.
There were 1,989 motor vehicle crashes reported & investigated.
There were 1,205 arrests made during the year.
We conducted 15,194 motor vehicle stops, which resulted in 18,347 summonses being issued.