West Union has a population of 2,507. During the past three years, West Union saw 97 arrests. For 2012, the West Union's arrest rate totaled 143.60 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 61.08% makes West Union lower than the national average of 368.98 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 3 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of West Union also totaled 33 arrests for property crimes during 2012.
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Overall, West Union had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2012, West Union averaged 3 violent crimes and 33 non-violent crimes.
The city of West Union experienced 16 violent crimes during 2007-2012. Of that total, the robbery total was 1, and the aggravated assault total was 15.
It is situated in Fayette county, Iowa with a total number of 5 employees - 1 female, 4 male officers and 0 civilians. West Union PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IA0330200, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.