Westminster has a population of 7,699. During the past three years, Westminster saw 298 arrests. For 2017, the Westminster's arrest rate totaled 109.11 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 65.53% makes Westminster lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 20 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Westminster also totaled 64 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Ashburnham and Blackstone, Westminster is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Westminster had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Westminster averaged 20 violent crimes and 64 non-violent crimes.
The city of Westminster experienced 132 violent crimes during 2008-2017. Of that total, 7 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 6, and the aggravated assault total was 119.
It is situated in Worcester county, Massachusetts with a total number of 16 employees - 1 female, 10 male officers and 5 civilians. Westminster PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MA0145800, it belongs to the New England division in the Northeast region with a region code of Region I.