The West Chester Police Department’s Detective Division serves the citizens as the primary investigative unit for all major case incidents occurring within the Borough and East Bradford Township.
These types of cases include, but are not limited to homicide, rape, robbery, arson, fraud, and violations of drug laws. The members of the Detective Division consist of a Sergeant, a Corporal and 3 detectives and are available twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.
The Detectives are some of the most experienced Officers in the Department who receive an expansive amount of training in the area of criminal investigations. The Detective Unit works closely with other investigative agencies at the Federal, State and Local levels in the investigation of criminal activity and the prosecution of criminal offenders.
It is the mission of the West Chester Police Department’s Detective Division to provide a professional full service criminal investigative body to ensure the thorough and complete investigation of all criminal matters