Reported Annual Crime In Dover

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDover/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime38n/a (estimate)6321,9382,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDover/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.05.3
Rape1n/a16.631.240.4
Robbery0n/a0.078.8102.8
Assault1n/a16.6265.0248.5
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)33377386
Burglary8n/a133.2281.8468.9
Theft27n/a449.41,161.01,745.0
Vehicle theft1n/a16.6118.3236.9
Property crime36n/a (estimate)5991,5612,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Franklin Town, MA32,3933295298
Cordaville, MA2,55064266330
Hopkinton, MA2,50912377389
Sharon, MA6,01077341418
Hopedale, MA3,85867387455
Lexington, MA32,30668392461
Wellesley, MA28,85845547592
Dover, MA2,24933599632

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dover is 78% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.73 daily crimes that occur in Dover.
  • Dover is safer than 97% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dover you have a 1 in 159 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dover has increased by 28%.

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Daily Crime In Dover (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dover

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dover is 1 in 3005
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dover is 1 in 167
The chance of being a victim of crime in Dover is 1 in 159

Year Over Year Crime In Dover (per 100,000 people)

Dover police department

ItemDoverMassachusettsNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1611,659556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.82.23.3
There are a total of 16 Dover police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 30.8% greater than the Massachusetts average and 13.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Massachusetts

StateTotal offendersMassachusetts /100KNational /100K
Massachusetts3,87661222
There are a total of 3,876 sex offenders in Massachusetts. This yields a total of 61 sex offenders in Massachusetts per 100,000 residents which is 73% less than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Terrace Park, OH2,24947404451
Richwood, OH2,2481571,3511,509
Bedford, NY2,24859243301
Columbus, MT2,2503869171,303
Cleona, PA2,2480466466
Dover, MA2,24933599632
Source: The Dover, MA 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.