Department of Public Safety

690 South Church Street
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383


West Chester University community, The West Chester University Police Department has obtained still photos and a composite sketch of the suspect involved with the armed robbery which occurred in Sykes Student Union on 2/27/2014. Those photos are viewable at Please follow the link on the top of that page to view the photos. Based on the information received from the victim a gun was never brandished. The victim stated that the suspect told her he had a gun and lifted his shirt to show where the gun was on his person. After reviewing the video surveillance it has been determined that the suspect was wearing a black North Face ski jacket with a logo on the front chest and rear shoulder. If you have any information regarding this incident or the suspect please call Public Safety at 610-436-3311.

  • Avoid walking alone.
  • Limit alcohol use.
  • Use well lit walkways after dark.
  • Let someone know your plans.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Safety is the responsibility of all of us.
  • Report all crimes and suspicious incidents.