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Wellston, OH Arrest Record Search

Wellston has a population of 5,534. During the past three years, Wellston saw 451 arrests. For 2017, the Wellston's arrest rate totaled 180.70 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 42.91% makes Wellston lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 11 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Wellston also totaled 89 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Jackson and Oak Hill, Wellston is a safer place to live.

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  • 100Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 180.70Crime Rate
  • 19.88Violent Crime Rate
  • 160.82Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Wellston had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Wellston averaged 11 violent crimes and 89 non-violent crimes.

Wellston Violent Crime Types from 2009-2017

The city of Wellston experienced 60 violent crimes during 2009-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 13 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 17, and the aggravated assault total was 29.

Wellston City Police Department

It is situated in Jackson county, Ohio with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Wellston PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is OH0400200, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

  • Agency Name: Wellston Police Department
  • State: Ohio
  • City: Wellston
  • Type: City
  • Address: 203 E Broadway
  • Phone Number: (740)384-2171
  • Website: http://wellstonpolice.org/

Total Crime Rate in Wellston

YearCrime Rate
200954.03
2013489.51
2014391.98
2015312.56
2016327.90
2017180.70
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