B-
Total crime 31%
Violent crime 19%
Property crime 33%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Falls/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,723 (estimate)1,7102,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a34.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a76.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a191.1250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)308 (estimate)306379
Burglaryn/an/an/a182.4340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,124.21,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a96.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,414 (estimate)1,4032,110

Key findings

  • West Falls crime rates are 31% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Falls are 19% lower than the national average
  • In West Falls you have a 1 in 59 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Falls is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Falls has decreased by 5%

West Falls crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The West Falls crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in West Falls as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The West Falls crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around West Falls

See all the best places to live around West Falls

Compare West Falls, PA Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in West Falls?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in West Falls?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all West Falls poll results

      Daily Crime In West Falls (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is West Falls (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Falls

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Falls is 1 in 325
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Falls is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Falls is 1 in 59

      Year Over Year Crime In West Falls (per 100,000 people)

      West Falls police department

      ItemWest FallsPennsylvaniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a14,701558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

      StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
      Pennsylvania21,558176266
      There are a total of 21,558 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 176 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Swoyersville, PA5,00061283344
      West Wyoming, PA2,699112262374
      Clarks Green, PA1,43572331403
      Tunkhannock, PA1,783116289405
      Courtdale, PA7050416416
      Laflin, PA1,55975342416
      Dalton, PA1,28176350427
      West Falls, PA4123081,4141,723

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lockhart, AL4127393,8674,606
      Wilroads Gardens, KS4125733,2273,800
      Las Palomas, NM4128833,3044,186
      Butternut, WI4124502,2612,711
      Holmesville, OH4123762,6403,017
      West Falls, PA4123081,4141,723
      Source: The West Falls, PA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.