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On January 10, 2021 at approximately 12:38 am, West Chester Police observed a vehicle traveling the wrong way in the 100 block of W. Market St. A traffic stop was conducted. Field sobriety tests were administered to the driver. As a result, Dawn Altomonte, W/F/41 YOA of Springfield, was arrested...
On 10 January 2021 at approximately 1:30am, West Chester Police performed a motor vehicle stop in the 900 block of West Chester Pike. The operator was identified as Joseph Francis Altomonte, a 49 year old, white male from Springfield, Pa. Altomonte exhibited signs of intoxication, failed a battery...

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On 01/08/21 at approximately 0100 hours an unknown actor walked east in the 400 block of E. Rosedale Ave. and broke the rear wiper arm off of a GMC Yukon parked in the block. Subject was W/M wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with a logo on the chest and dark sweatpants. Anyone with...

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On 09 January 2020 the West Chester Police received a report of an attempted luring of children into a motor vehicle. At approximately 5:20 pm two children aged 12 and 14 were playing in Hoopes Park (700 Hoopes Park Lane). The children reported that a white sport utility vehicle entered the lot at...

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The West Chester Borough Police Department continues to investigate a shooting incident which took place on January 2, 2021 at 3:06 AM. The shooting took place at Hookah Matata, located at 27 West Gay Street, West Chester Borough. Both victims in this case continue to recover from injuries they...

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On January 5, 2021 at 7:56 am The West Chester Police responded to a report of a male creating a disturbance and screaming profanities in the 700 block of South New Street. Police located Brian Hook, a 41 year old W/NH homeless male of West Chester in the block. While speaking to Hook officers were...
On 12/25/2020 at 10:30 PM, a victim reported to West Chester Police that an unknown male pointed a large revolver style handgun at him while he was in his vehicle at the intersection of W Market St and High St. The victim reported the actor then fled the area. Through investigation the male was...
On 01/06/21 at approximately 9:20am, a victim reported being assaulted by a white male with whom he was acquainted while in the Gay Street Plaza parking lot, in the 500 block of E Gay Street. At approximately 10:30am, Officers located the actor in the 800 block of Paoli Pike. Joshua Swing, 38 year...
On Saturday January 2nd 2021, Officers were dispatched to Chester County Hospital for a victim of an assault that occurred in the Borough. The victim stated that her boyfriend assaulted her while at his home. Damian Arizmendi, a 28 year old Hispanic male from West Chester, was arrested for Simple...
On January 02, 2021 at approximately 0104 hours, West Chester Police were dispatched to the 200 block of W. Biddle St., Chester County for a report of a domestic dispute in progress. Upon arrival, police observed injuries to the victim that are indicative of strangulation and assault. William Gretz...

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On Friday November 27th, 2020 at approximately 11:52hrs. WCPD took a report of a stolen bicycle that occurred about 10 minutes prior. The victim reported that while visiting a friend in the 300 block of East Miner Street his green mountain bicycle was taken from outside. The investigating Officer...

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On Saturday November 14th, 2020 at approximately 21:02hrs. WCPD received several phone calls in reference to a vehicle driving around the Central Business District. The report was that the occupants of the vehicle were throwing slices of cheese out of the vehicle's windows towards people on the...

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On 11/7/2020 at approximately 11:00am the West Chester Police Department received a report of an indecent exposure in the 500 block of E. Gay St. The victim described the subject as a B/M wearing camo pants. She stated the subject saw her in the parking lot at which time he stared at her and...

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On November 7th 2020 at approximately 0315 hours a W/M was assaulted in the parking lot of 733 S. Walnut St. The actors were described as 5 W/M's, one wearing a white muscle shirt and the others wearing dark sweatshirts. These subjects then fled the area Northbound in Mechanics Alley. Anyone with...
On October 1, 2020, West Chester Police responded to the 400 Block of Hannum Avenue for a report of a burglary discovered. The victim returned home from work and found that a bedroom door had been damaged as if someone kicked it. A witness observed a thin white male, wearing a red shirt, and a...

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On Saturday December 12th, 2020 at approximately 10:26pm WCPD were dispatched to the 200 block of Dana Drive for a report of theft of packages from outside of the residence. Through the help of various neighbors it was a determined that on this day at 8:45pm a dark colored Chrysler PT Cruiser with...

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On Sunday 11/29/20 at 5:32 AM the actor stole 2 packages from the front porch of a home in the 100 block of S. New St. The actor appears to be a black male of medium build with a mustache and shadow or short beard. The actor is 5'10" to 6'1" based on the height of the railing in the photo attached...

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On November 07, 2020 at approximately 1730 hours, West Chester police were dispatched to 432 S. Walnut St. for a report of an attempted burglary that took place on 11/07/2020 around 0220 hours. During the course of investigation, two males were observed entering the unlocked vestibule of the...

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On 11/2/2020, a resident from the 300 block of S. Walnut St reported their custom made beer pong table was stolen from the back yard of their home on the night of 10/30/2020. Table is an 8x4 piece of wood with various geometric shapes and images (see photo). Anyone with information is encouraged to...

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The West Chester Police Department is investigating an attempted burglary that occurred at a residence in the 400 block of S. Walnut Street, on 11-01-2020 between 1315 and 1345 hours. The unknown suspect(s) damaged a rear door to the property and attempted to gain entry. West Chester Police are...

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