Crimes and Call Activity

Members of the Northampton Police Department investigate a wide variety of cases every year.  

The table below includes the statistical data for the most serious offenses.

Northampton Police Department
Major Crimes
         
         
  2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Murder 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Sex Crime 43 48 55 53 29 56 49 48 51 41 46 66 59 50 26
Robbery 15 23 12 10 7 11 15 17 22 13 14 23 8 9 13
Assault 441 476 497 477 582 612 619 570 555 502 505 531 410 435 254
Arson 4 10 3 41 2 1 4 5 4 7 7 4 1 9 6
B&E 130 195 179 165 222 170 164 152 173 125 103 83 122 62 55
MV Theft 80 62 49 33 45 22 25 28 22 22 15 16 23 20 17
Drug Crime 188 214 164 162 143 196 177 166 110 149 134 102 98 74 50
Larceny 998 1081 1030 1085 993 993 1155 1102 911 942 828 811 714 589 810

 

Total Number of Police Calls, 2003-YTD (summary data) 

2003  22,098
2004  22,913
2005  23,895
2006  27,869
2007  28,752
2008  27,343
2009  28,860
2010  28,988
2011  38,481
2012  42,168
2013   36,272 
2014  31,884
2015  38,077
2016 41,256
2017 43,688
2018 38,703
2019 35,445
2020 29,078