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Westminster, MD Arrest Record Search

Westminster has a population of 18,682. During the past three years, Westminster saw 2,215 arrests. For 2017, the Westminster's arrest rate totaled 365.59 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 15.5% makes Westminster higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 121 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Westminster also totaled 562 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Manchester and Sykesville, Westminster is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 683Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 365.59Crime Rate
  • 64.77Violent Crime Rate
  • 300.82Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Westminster had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Westminster averaged 121 violent crimes and 562 non-violent crimes.

Westminster Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of Westminster experienced 1,103 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 1 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 164, and the aggravated assault total was 935.

Westminster City Police Department

It is situated in Carroll county, Maryland with a total number of 55 employees - 5 female, 37 male officers and 13 civilians. Westminster PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MD0070800, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Westminster Police Department
  • State: Maryland
  • City: Westminster
  • Type: City
  • Address: 36 Locust St.
  • Phone Number: 410-848-4646
  • Website: http://www.westgov.com/165/Police

Total Crime Rate in Westminster

YearCrime Rate
2007475.16
2008438.61
2009486.87
2010425.92
2011429.50
2012482.27
2013502.90
2014446.55
2015422.31
2016396.08
2017365.59
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