Welsh has a population of 3,232. During the past three years, Welsh saw 326 arrests. For 2017, the Welsh's arrest rate totaled 507.43 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 60.3% makes Welsh higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 59 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Welsh also totaled 105 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Welsh had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Welsh averaged 59 violent crimes and 105 non-violent crimes.
The city of Welsh experienced 105 violent crimes during 2016-2017. Of that total, 2 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 5, and the aggravated assault total was 98.