West Branch has a population of 2,052. During the past three years, West Branch saw 101 arrests. For 2017, the West Branch's arrest rate totaled 160.82 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 49.2% makes West Branch lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 5 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of West Branch also totaled 28 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, West Branch had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, West Branch averaged 5 violent crimes and 28 non-violent crimes.
The city of West Branch experienced 45 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 16 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 5, and the aggravated assault total was 23.
It is situated in Ogemaw county, Michigan with a total number of 6 employees - 0 female, 5 male officers and 1 civilians. West Branch PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MI6581600, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.