Reported Annual Crime In Dewey Beach

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDewey Beach/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime61n/a (estimate)16,4863,1902,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDewey Beach/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.74.9
Rape1n/a270.336.038.6
Robbery3n/a810.8130.6101.9
Assault11n/a2,973.0325.7237.8
Violent crime15n/a (estimate)4,054499373
Burglary8n/a2,162.2504.6491.4
Theft37n/a10,000.02,061.61,775.4
Vehicle theft1n/a270.3124.9220.2
Property crime46n/a (estimate)12,4322,6912,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dewey Beach is 477% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 45.17 daily crimes that occur in Dewey Beach.
  • Dewey Beach is safer than 0% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dewey Beach you have a 1 in 7 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dewey Beach has decreased by 35%.

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

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dewey Beach

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dewey Beach is 1 in 25
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dewey Beach is 1 in 9
The chance of being a victim of crime in Dewey Beach is 1 in 7

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

Dewey Beach police department

ItemDewey BeachDelawareNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)10962556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents28.55.43.3
There are a total of 10 Dewey Beach police officers. This results in 28.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 431.1% greater than the Delaware average and 772.1% 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Frankford, DE912108863971
Henlopen Acres, DE1332021,0871,289
Ocean View, DE1,776491,3851,434
Long Neck, DE2,1192821,5181,800
Milton, DE2,6562502,0682,317
Dewey Beach, DE2544,05412,43216,486

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Clifton, VA25479754833
Rancho Grande, NM2547534,2444,997
Blue Springs, MS2542922,9973,289
Clyde Park, MT2544483,3613,810
Page, WV2544872,9093,395
Dewey Beach, DE2544,05412,43216,486
Source: The Dewey Beach, DE crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. 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.