December 2021 City by the Numbers

 

The following statistics are what is provided during the Elkins City Council meeting during the month following when the records were received. These are December 2021’s numbers that were presented during the January 2022 council meeting.

 

Elkins Police Department 

These statistics only reflect what was called into dispatch.

Total calls: 270

Alarms: 6

Animal Complaints: 6

Agency Assists: 16

Assault: 1

Burglary: 4

City ordinance violations: 4

Domestic violence: 10

DWI: 2

Followup investigations: 20

Fraud/forgery: 4

Reckless drivers: 12

Extra patrol: 18

Suspicious activity: 14

Traffic accidents: 4

Traffic stops: 89

Thefts: 2

Welfare checks: 12

 

 

Elkins Fire Department 

Medical emergencies: 26

Service calls: 3

Structure fires assisting other departments: 2

Fire alarms: 2

Motor vehicle: 1

 

Elkins Public Library

(statistics are cumulative since the library reopened in May 2021)

Visitors to the library: 15,347

Cardholders: 2,625

Items checked out: 16, 170

Computer usage: 1,007

People attending a program: 5,381

Followers on social media: 1,247

Electronic resources used: 130,786

Total items in the collection: 14,525