When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in West Chester, PA. All reported West Chester, PA crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the West Chester, PA overall crime rate is 11% higher than in comparison to the Pennsylvania average; and is also 19% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in West Chester, PA, the rate is 7% lower than compared to the Pennsylvania average, and 24% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, West Chester, PA comes in at 15% higher than to the average seen in Pennsylvania, and 18% lower than the overall national average.