Westville has a population of 5,869. During the past three years, Westville saw 162 arrests. For 2012, the Westville's arrest rate totaled 83.49 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 77.37% makes Westville lower than the national average of 368.98 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 11 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Westville also totaled 38 arrests for property crimes during 2012. When compared to La Porte and Michigan City, Westville is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Westville had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2012, Westville averaged 11 violent crimes and 38 non-violent crimes.
The city of Westville experienced 26 violent crimes during 2007-2012. Of that total, 8 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 1, and the aggravated assault total was 17.