West Salem has a population of 1,468. During the past three years, West Salem saw 77 arrests. For 2012, the West Salem's arrest rate totaled 115.80 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 68.62% makes West Salem lower than the national average of 368.98 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 1 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of West Salem also totaled 16 arrests for property crimes during 2012. When compared to Orrville and Rittman, West Salem is a safer place to live.
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Overall, West Salem had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2012, West Salem averaged 1 violent crimes and 16 non-violent crimes.
The city of West Salem experienced 2 violent crimes during 2009-2012. Of that total, 2 was for legacy rape.