2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Major Offense          
Homicide 0 1 0 0 1
Rape 4 4 3 3 9
Robbery 67 56 43 44 55
Burglary 145 115 105 111 84
Theft 596 714 689 812 789
Motor Vehicle Theft 80 85 70 86 57
Carjacking 2 0 0 0 0
Aggravated Assault 74 93 72 62 92
Total Major Offenses 968 1,068 982 1,118 1,087
Arrests          
Adult 1,026 1,038 866 1,053 1,239
Juvenile 198 90 113 141 104
Total Arrests 1,224 1,128 979 1,194 1,343
Calls for Service - Total 49,115 63,804 63,148 59,752 62,308
Accidents 497 500 530 635 600
Injury 159 119 141 191 175
Towed 46 49 47 48 145
Driver Charged 88 113 82 135 126
Tickets          
Moving Violations 6,267 7,380 6,088 6,982 7,437
Parking Tickets 1,683 2,507 2,804 3,118 2,917
Equipment Repair Orders 1,325 1,398 1,307 1,250 1,529
Warnings 3,087 2,746 3,303 3,588 5,165
Total Tickets 12,362 14,031 13,502 14,938 17,048

 

Internal Affairs

The Laurel Police Department maintains a separate unit for receiving and investigating complaints from citizens against police officers. The Internal Affairs Unit is housed in the Laurel Police Department Headquarters.

             2017 Courtesy Proper Search Prisoner Handling Truthfulness Reporting For Duty Harassment Excessive Force Total          
Exonerated 1             1          
Unfounded                          
Not Sustained                          
Sustained     1   1     2          
Withdrawn                          
Administrative Closure                          
Open 1 1   2   1 1 6          
Totals 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 9          
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Police

The Laurel Police Department is committed to providing the highest quality of law enforcement service to the City of Laurel citizens by aggressive Crime Prevention and vigorously pursuing and arresting criminals.