Westport has a population of 28,079. During the past three years, Westport saw 840 arrests. For 2017, the Westport's arrest rate totaled 107.91 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 65.91% makes Westport lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 5 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Westport also totaled 298 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Bethel and Brookfield, Westport is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Westport had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Westport averaged 5 violent crimes and 298 non-violent crimes.
The city of Westport experienced 141 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 11 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 38, and the aggravated assault total was 91.