West Vancouver Crime Statistics

(January 23, 2014 )

West Vancouver has been known as a sleepy little town and now I have proof that it's safe and law-abiding too!
According to 2011 statistics, the population of West Vancouver reached 47,692 residents with a police force numbering 81 officers. The number of violent crimes has dropped from 488 in 2002 to 319 instances in 2011. Property crimes has also dropped from 2,457 in 2002 to 1,112 in 2011 - more than a 50% decrease! If you look at the overall criminal code offenses, the numbers are equally impressive, dropping from 3,383 in 2002 to 1,650 in 2011.
Now, don't you feel like you'll sleep better tonight?
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