Westchester has a population of 16,536. During the past three years, Westchester saw 811 arrests. For 2017, the Westchester's arrest rate totaled 178.40 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 43.64% makes Westchester lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 24 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Westchester also totaled 271 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Arlington Heights and Brookfield, Westchester is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Westchester had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Westchester averaged 24 violent crimes and 271 non-violent crimes.
The city of Westchester experienced 118 violent crimes during 2010-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 12 was for legacy rape and 2 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 58, and the aggravated assault total was 45.
It is situated in Cook county, Illinois with a total number of 34 employees - 1 female, 28 male officers and 5 civilians. Westchester PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0166B00, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.