Westlake has a population of 4,676. During the past three years, Westlake saw 419 arrests. For 2017, the Westlake's arrest rate totaled 286.57 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 9.47% makes Westlake lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 11 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Westlake also totaled 123 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Iowa and Lake Charles, Westlake is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Westlake had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Westlake averaged 11 violent crimes and 123 non-violent crimes.
The city of Westlake experienced 52 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 5 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 6, and the aggravated assault total was 41.