What is CrimeReports.com crime mapping?
CrimeReports.com is a source of information for citizens to stay abreast of what is occurring in and around their neighborhoods. Crime Reports provides general information about call response and crime trends throughout the Town of Westport.
How often is CrimeReports.com updated?
The information found on Crime Reports is updated daily. The information that is posted is archived for a period of 6 months.
Are all crimes that occur in Westport included in CrimeReports.com?
No. Some crimes that are sensitive in nature or where investigations are currently underway are not included in the data. The Westport Police Department works hard to get as much information out to the public and pays specific attention to “quality of life” crimes that concern the community. Additionally, responses to calls that do not generate a written incident or arrest report are not included in the data.How can I get more information on a crime?
Reports are available through the Westport Police Department Records Division. Please note that not all reports may be released. For reports that may be
How can I receive alerts on Westport Police activity?
You can receive alerts automatically by electronic mail. Sign up for such alerts can be made at the crime reports email alerts link. Alerts can also be sent to your wireless device.
Does the Westport Police Department use CrimeReports.com?
Yes. The Westport Police Department uses the data gathered by CrimeReports.com to look for crime patterns and trends. In effect, it is a 21st-century equivalent of the old pin maps used in policing for decades.