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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 15%
Property crime 10%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBowers/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,754 (estimate)2,6752,489
Murdern/an/an/a4.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a31.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a81.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a304.7250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)435 (estimate)423379
Burglaryn/an/an/a304.8340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,782.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a164.7219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,318 (estimate)2,2522,110

Key findings

  • Bowers crime rates are 11% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bowers are 15% higher than the national average
  • In Bowers you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bowers is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bowers has decreased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Bowers (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bowers

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bowers is 1 in 230
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bowers is 1 in 44
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bowers is 1 in 37

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

      Bowers police department

      ItemBowersDelawareNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a962558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.43.3

      Sex offenders in Delaware

      StateTotal offendersDelaware /100KNational /100K
      Delaware4,039505266
      There are a total of 4,039 sex offenders in Delaware. This yields a total of 505 sex offenders in Delaware per 100,000 residents which is 90% greater than the national average.

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      Riverview, DE2,993155827982
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      Felton, DE1,5661411,1971,338
      Bowers, DE3164352,3182,754

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      Bowers, DE3164352,3182,754
      Source: The Bowers, DE crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.