Reported Annual Crime In Bethany Beach

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBethany Beach/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime71n/a (estimate)5,9513,2752,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBethany Beach/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.95.3
Rape0n/a0.032.440.4
Robbery0n/a0.0142.7102.8
Assault4n/a335.3327.8248.5
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)335509386
Burglary7n/a586.8527.6468.9
Theft60n/a5,029.32,078.71,745.0
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0159.7236.9
Property crime67n/a (estimate)5,6162,7662,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Ocean Pines, MD10,7271568681,024
Henlopen Acres, DE1332061,1171,323
Ocean View, DE1,7761451,3981,542
Frankford, DE9122111,3681,579
West Ocean City, MD4,5863021,4631,765
Long Neck, DE2,1192871,5611,848
Berlin, MD4,5203801,8392,219
Bethany Beach, DE8903355,6165,951

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bethany Beach is 110% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 16.31 daily crimes that occur in Bethany Beach.
  • Bethany Beach is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Bethany Beach you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Bethany Beach has decreased by 26%.

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Daily Crime In Bethany Beach (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bethany Beach

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bethany Beach is 1 in 299
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bethany Beach is 1 in 18
The chance of being a victim of crime in Bethany Beach is 1 in 17

Year Over Year Crime In Bethany Beach (per 100,000 people)

Bethany Beach police department

ItemBethany BeachDelawareNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)11962556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents10.15.43.3
There are a total of 11 Bethany Beach police officers. This results in 10.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 88.3% greater than the Delaware average and 209.2% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Delaware

StateTotal offendersDelaware /100KNational /100K
Delaware3,609451222
There are a total of 3,609 sex offenders in Delaware. This yields a total of 451 sex offenders in Delaware per 100,000 residents which is 103% greater than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Adair, IA8903552,5482,903
Ruckersville, VA8902462,0982,344
Middlebourne, WV8904282,4492,877
Owensville, OH8903683,1633,531
Silver Lake, MN8901242,6022,726
Bethany Beach, DE8903355,6165,951
Source: The Bethany Beach, DE crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.