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Average BRPD year
The Computer Aided Dispatch system (Police/Fire/EMS) receives about 215,000 calls for service a year. In an average year, BRPD officers will:

Respond to and write reports on 135,000 non- traffic calls

Respond to 30,000 false alarms

Investigate 21,000 serious crimes

Investigate 17,000 traffic crashes

Make 8,000 arrests

Submit 22,000 pieces of evidence or property

Seize 900 firearms

Present 200 crime prevention and education seminars (to about 10,000 people)

Destroy 2,500 pounds of seized illegal narcotics

License 12,000 bicycles

Drive 7,000,000 miles

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