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Total crime 71%
Violent crime 66%
Property crime 71%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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 Lawn/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)759 (estimate)1,7962,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a35.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a76.986.2
Assaultn/an/an/a188.0246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)129 (estimate)306381
Burglaryn/an/an/a211.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,175.91,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a102.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)630 (estimate)1,4902,200

Key findings

  • West Lawn crime rates are 71% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Lawn are 66% lower than the national average
  • In West Lawn you have a 1 in 132 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Lawn is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Lawn has decreased by 9%

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The West Lawn crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in West Lawn 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 Lawn crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Lawn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Lawn is 1 in 774
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Lawn is 1 in 159
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Lawn is 1 in 132

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

      West Lawn police department

      ItemWest LawnPennsylvaniaNational
      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.

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      Bernville, PA8330105105
      Alleghenyville, PA1,05746224270
      Elverson, PA1,34759285344
      Fivepointville, PA1,17089436525
      Flying Hills, PA2,31296469565
      Swartzville, PA1,831100488589
      Grill, PA1,510100489590
      West Lawn, PA1,796129630759

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      Centerburg, OH1,796104806910
      Clarkesville, GA1,7964342,0082,442
      Lusk, WY1,7966504551,105
      Mansura, LA1,7962571,5661,824
      Batavia, OH1,7961792,5092,688
      West Lawn, PA1,796129630759
      Source: The West Lawn, 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.