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Chester County, PA Arrest Records

What are Chester County Arrest Statistics?

Chester County had 8,106 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 2,316.45 per 100.000 population which is by 213.45% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 395 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Adams and county Allegheny it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

  • 8,106 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 2,316.45 Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 395 Violent crime arrests

Chester County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Chester is larceny/theft - 1,691 arrests followed by burglary - 258 and aggravated assault - 231 arrests.

  • 1,691 Larceny/Theft
  • 258 Burglary
  • 231 Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Chester County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 269.71% higher.

Chester County Crime Rate from 1999-2017

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