The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in East Petersburg, PA. These figures on reported criminal activity in East Petersburg, PA, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in East Petersburg, PA is 39% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Pennsylvania, and when compared with the national average, is 56% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, East Petersburg, PA has 58% lower than violent crime rate than Pennsylvania average, while remaining 65% lower than the national average. In property crime, East Petersburg, PA is 36% lower than the average of Pennsylvania and is 55% lower than the national average.