Morgantown has crime statistics well above the risky level as compared to an average American town. Rape, Larceny and Burglary top the Morgantown chart of crimes.
There are 46 sex offenders registered in Morgantown.
to see if any are going to be near where you will be vacationing, see the website below.
You need to use some precautions in Morgantown. Be sure to Lock your car doors and the motel door too (use the latching chain when you are in the room). Don't go out late at night alone into unfamiliar parts of town. Keep valuables out of sight (in the motel safe or car trunk).
Be smart, be aware, be safe.
Morgantown - being a college town is going to have a lot of binge drinkers.
On a weekend travelling downtown, you are likely to see a lot of annoying college kids getting *** drunk.
Not a big deal, just annoying if you have to walk by and you are not yet drunk yourself.