The Bethany Beach crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Bethany Beach as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Bethany Beach crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Bethany Beach is 142% higher than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 18.22 daily crimes that occur in Bethany Beach.
Bethany Beach is safer than 19% of the cities in the United States.
In Bethany Beach you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Bethany Beach has decreased by 18%.
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 407
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bethany Beach is 1 in 16
The chance of being a victim of crime in Bethany Beach is 1 in 16
Year Over Year Crime In Bethany Beach (per 100,000 people)
Bethany Beach police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
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 210.7% greater than the National average.
Sex offenders in Delaware
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.
Source: The Bethany Beach, DE crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.