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Table 8

DELAWARE

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by City, 2014

City Population Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition)1
Rape
(legacy
definition)2
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Bethany Beach 1,138 2 0 1 0 1 89 8 81 0 0
Bridgeville 2,190 18 0 1 1 16 49 7 40 2 0
Camden 3,518 11 0 1 1 9 311 11 297 3 0
Cheswold 1,433 4 0 0 0 4 18 6 12 0 0
Clayton 3,065 8 0 1 0 7 38 15 23 0 0
Dagsboro 852 0 0 0 0 0 48 1 47 0 0
Delaware City 1,732 5 0 0 1 4 60 30 28 2 1
Delmar 1,676 14 0 2 7 5 68 8 59 1 0
Dewey Beach 362 11 0 0 1 10 81 22 57 2 0
Dover 37,671 242 2 14 64 162 1,874 74 1,736 64 0
Ellendale 403 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Elsmere 6,173 22 0 3 4 15 125 31 80 14 0
Felton 1,377 4 0 1 0 3 31 5 23 3 0
Fenwick Island 406 0 0 0 0 0 14 2 12 0 0
Frankford 898 8 0 0 0 8 12 4 7 1 0
Frederica 814 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0
Georgetown 6,847 60 0 6 34 20 403 90 308 5 0
Greenwood 1,038 9 0 3 1 5 39 10 28 1 0
Harrington 3,753 24 0 5 4 15 137 22 102 13 0
Laurel 3,960 63 0 4 16 43 231 64 162 5 0
Lewes 2,933 12 0 3 3 6 84 21 61 2 1
Middletown 19,763 61 0 9 14 38 470 58 401 11 0
Milford 10,262 81 0 8 24 49 749 136 596 17 3
Millsboro 4,102 28 0 2 7 19 202 20 176 6 0
Milton 2,750 19 0 5 5 9 77 39 36 2 0
Newark 32,813 104 1 5 33 65 745 100 613 32 8
New Castle 5,399 11 1 0 5 5 258 20 223 15 0
Newport 1,058 6 0 1 2 3 33 5 23 5 1
Ocean View 2,066 1 0 1 0 0 34 16 17 1 0
Rehoboth Beach 1,416 6 0 0 1 5 150 11 135 4 0
Seaford 7,419 67 0 5 11 51 531 77 447 7 0
Selbyville 2,347 6 0 0 3 3 97 39 56 2 0
Smyrna 11,170 62 0 9 15 38 324 48 266 10 1
Wilmington 71,713 1,174 27 23 397 727 3,765 900 2,530 335 2
Wyoming 1,429 2 0 0 0 2 14 6 8 0 0
  • 1 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See Data Declaration for further explanation.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See Data Declaration for further explanation.

Data Declaration

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