West Springs crime activity was up in March 2022

The West Springs community experienced nine crimes in March 2022, in comparison to five crimes the previous month, and four crimes in March one year ago. West Springs experiences an average of 8.9 crimes per month. On an annual basis, West Springs experienced a total of 107 crimes as of March 2022, which is up 13% in comparison to 95 crimes as of March 2021. Total West Springs crimes is calculated as the sum of break & enters (dwelling, commercial, and other premises), theft from vehicles, theft of vehicles, assaults (non-domestic), commercial robberies, street robberies, and non-domestic ‘other’ violence.

The West Springs community experienced four break and enter (B&E) crimes in March, in comparison to one B&E crime in February and no B&E crimes in March 2021. On an annual basis, West Springs experienced a total of 31 B&E crimes as of March 2022, which is down from 32 B&E crimes as of March 2021.

West Springs experienced five vehicle related crimes (theft of or theft from vehicles) in March 2022, in comparison to three vehicle related crimes in the previous month, and one vehicle related crime in March 2021. On an annual basis, West Springs experienced a total of 51 vehicle related crimes as of March 2022, which is up in comparison to 50 vehicle related crimes as of March 2021.

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