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Table 8

DELAWARE

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by City, 2015

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 1,163 0 0 0 0 0 94 17 77 0 0
Blades 1,343 4 0 1 2 1 26 9 17 0 0
Bridgeville 2,243 4 0 0 1 3 41 2 38 1 0
Camden 3,529 12 0 1 3 8 228 10 214 4 0
Cheswold 1,433 3 0 2 0 1 26 3 22 1 0
Clayton 3,112 7 0 2 1 4 31 3 26 2 0
Dagsboro 853 2 0 0 0 2 49 6 43 0 0
Delaware City 1,740 10 0 3 1 6 38 10 28 0 0
Delmar 1,717 13 0 0 2 11 48 9 38 1 0
Dewey Beach 370 15 0 1 3 11 46 8 37 1 1
Dover 37,691 284 7 13 50 214 1,994 84 1,852 58 0
Ellendale 410 3 0 2 0 1 4 1 3 0 0
Elsmere 6,158 14 0 0 3 11 106 22 74 10 0
Felton 1,408 3 0 0 0 3 30 8 22 0 0
Fenwick Island 413 1 0 0 0 1 13 1 12 0 0
Frankford 927 1 0 0 0 1 8 6 2 0 0
Frederica 827 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 5 0 0
Georgetown 7,006 57 0 7 15 35 369 60 300 9 0
Greenwood 1,063 4 0 1 0 3 23 4 18 1 0
Harrington 3,743 34 0 4 4 26 105 23 80 2 0
Kenton 267 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Laurel 4,051 44 0 1 12 31 217 75 139 3 0
Lewes 2,993 8 0 0 1 7 77 10 66 1 0
Middletown 20,153 72 0 6 18 48 513 51 457 5 0
Milford 10,331 125 1 9 27 88 565 78 476 11 0
Millsboro 4,182 16 0 3 4 9 161 16 141 4 0
Milton 2,805 7 0 0 1 6 58 22 36 0 0
Newark 33,392 88 0 8 35 45 628 68 535 25 6
New Castle 5,392 20 0 4 6 10 203 20 178 5 0
Newport 1,061 11 0 1 1 9 32 10 18 4 0
Ocean View 2,022 1 0 0 0 1 28 11 17 0 0
Rehoboth Beach 1,449 10 0 0 3 7 177 18 156 3 0
Seaford 7,545 74 0 4 28 42 421 80 325 16 0
Selbyville 2,381 15 0 2 4 9 88 33 51 4 0
Smyrna 11,447 53 0 5 9 39 302 48 241 13 0
South Bethany 494 1 0 0 0 1 21 5 16 0 0
Viola 170 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wilmington 72,078 1,231 27 47 424 733 3,203 690 2,174 339 2
Wyoming 1,475 4 0 0 1 3 28 11 15 2 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 the 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 the data declaration for further explanation.

Data Declaration

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