The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Elsmere, DE for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Elsmere, DE is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Elsmere, DE crime rates are 11% lower than in comparison to the Delaware mean and are 3% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Elsmere, DE has a rate that is 11% lower than the Delaware average; compared to the United States, it is 18% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Elsmere, DE is 11% lower than its state's mean, and equal to the country's average.