West Springs crime activity was up in April 2021

The West Springs community experienced nine crimes in April 2021, in comparison to three crimes the previous month, and six crimes in April one year ago. West Springs experiences an average of 8.1 crimes per month. On an annual basis, West Springs experienced a total of 97 crimes as of April 2021, which is down 12 percent in comparison to 110 crimes as of April 2020. Total West Springs crimes is calculated as the sum of break and 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 three break and enter (B&E) crimes in April, in comparison to zero B&E crimes in March and three B&E crimes in April 2020. On an annual basis, West Springs experienced a total of 32 B&E crimes as of April 2021, which is down from 44 B&E crimes as of April 2020.

West Springs experienced one vehicle related crime (theft of or theft from vehicles) in April 2021, in comparison to one vehicle related crime in the previous month, and three vehicle related crimes in April 2020. On an annual basis, West Springs experienced a total of 48 vehicle related crimes as of April 2021, which is down in comparison to 55 vehicle related crimes as of April 2020.

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