New­town Police Depart­ment — Activ­ity Sta­tis­tics

 

Event 2008 2009  2010  2011 2012

2013

2014

2015

2016 Goal: Safer Roads in New­town
Dispatched/Officer Ini­ti­ated Calls 6153 6362 7090 6395 7089 7713 8137 8104 TBA
Traf­fic Enforce­ment
Total # of Traf­fic Cita­tions Issued  661 770 712 640 652 580 662 669 TBA The Vil­lage of New­town traf­fic vol­umes aver­ages between 50,000 and 80,000 vehi­cles per day. We attribute active traf­fic enforce­ment as a method of low­er­ing auto acci­dents due to aggres­sive dri­ving.
% of Cita­tions Issued for Speed­ing 40% 58% 60% 53% 47% 40% 35% 24% TBA
Approx­i­mate # of Ver­bal Traf­fic Warn­ings* 1303 1391 1318 1022 1332 1250 1438 1450 TBA
OVI/DUI Arrests 25 16 17 18 18 14 16 19 TBA
Auto Crash Reports 82 74 66 82 83 96 90 78 TBA
Per­sonal Crimes
Drug Related Arrests  76 108 95  81 82 54 71 62 TBA Aggres­sive dri­ving has become a seri­ous prob­lem on our road­ways and is the lead­ing cause of injury auto acci­dents. What is aggres­sive dri­ving? Most of us know it when we see it, but the NHTSA, defines aggres­sive dri­ving as occur­ring when “an indi­vid­ual com­mits a com­bi­na­tion of mov­ing traf­fic offenses so as to endan­ger other per­sons or prop­erty.”
Arrest on War­rants  485 587 466  550 713 504 533 610 TBA
Domes­tic Vio­lence / Dis­putes 54 58 39 35 30 26 20 23 TBA
Sus­pi­cious Per­son / Vehi­cles 135 119 136 137 146 124 111 106 TBA
Fight Runs / Dis­tur­bances 21 23 92 67 62 66 58 24 TBA
Calls for Assis­tance — Goal: Safer Com­mu­nity for Our Res­i­dents 
Para­medic / Fire Calls 178 168 165 270 118 147 148 160 TBA  
Assist Other Police Agen­cies 133 178 358 192 227 449 425 285 TBA  
Alarm Drops 205 195 100 97 106 125 149 148 TBA  
Juve­nile Activ­ity — Goal: Mould Our Younger Res­i­dents 
Juve­nile Com­plaint 23 21 23  12 19 17 21 45 TBA  
Juve­nile Arrests 3 3 2 4 0 1 4 8 TBA  
* The Vil­lage of New­town Police Depart­ment does not issue writ­ten warn­ings.