Delaware
Crime






Crime Rates for Delaware

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Delaware Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4,097

22,481

26,578

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.24

23.24

27.48

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Delaware 4.24

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 236

in Delaware

Delaware VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 967,171
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 48 338 866 2,845
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.35 0.90 2.94

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Delaware 23.24

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 43

in Delaware

Delaware Property CRIMES

Population: 967,171
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3,158 17,847 1,476
Rate per 1,000 3.27 18.45 1.53

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Delaware 67