Westford has a population of 24,639. During the past three years, Westford saw 336 arrests. For 2017, the Westford's arrest rate totaled 34.50 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 89.1% makes Westford lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 9 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Westford also totaled 76 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Holliston and Hopkinton, Westford is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Westford had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Westford averaged 9 violent crimes and 76 non-violent crimes.
The city of Westford experienced 163 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 24 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 16, and the aggravated assault total was 121.
It is situated in Middlesex county, Massachusetts with a total number of 46 employees - 1 female, 41 male officers and 4 civilians. Westford PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0095000, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.