WCPD Make 21 Arrests in a Week

The West Chester police arrest 21 from Dec. 31 to Jan. 6.

The West Chester Police Department made 21 arrests of people aged 18-25 for the week starting Monday, Dec. 31, and ending Sunday, Jan 6.  Those arrests breakdown by the following charges:

Public Drunkenness 8

Noise 2

Disorderly Conduct 4

Harassment 1

Underage Drinking 1


Drugs 3

Public Indecency 1

Open Container 1

David Brimble January 11, 2013 at 03:16 PM
Jay you should count twice before you write. Back to back articles with wrong arrest count. I count 22
KellyP January 11, 2013 at 04:08 PM
This is so pathetic to see my tax dollars going to arresting drunk people? Really?
KellyP January 11, 2013 at 04:15 PM
I should qualify that comment further: arresting drunk people for just being drunk, and not committing serious crimes while in this condition. Chasing young drunk college students to arrest for being loud and annoying is so much easier than fighting real crime.
PhilsFan January 11, 2013 at 09:21 PM
A couple comments in response here. First of all, a crime is a crime whether it be public drunkeness or assault. Secondly, these drunk people arrests are quality of life issues that I think residents would be appreciative of because its bettering the community. And lastly, who knows what more severe crimes the officers are preventing as a result of making these drunk people arrests. They could be preventing drunk people from getting into a car and driving, getting into assaults, breaking into houses, etc.
Dave Denney January 13, 2013 at 03:12 AM
Where does it say college students? It is break time. Could be lawyers.


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