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Total crime 38%
Violent crime 24%
Property crime 41%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDelco/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,441 (estimate)2,7292,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a31.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a72.581.6
Assaultn/an/an/a262.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)469 (estimate)372379
Burglaryn/an/an/a519.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,666.01,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a172.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,972 (estimate)2,3572,110

Key findings

  • Delco crime rates are 38% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Delco are 24% higher than the national average
  • In Delco you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Delco is safer than 18% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Delco has decreased by 5%

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The Delco crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Delco as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Delco crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Delco (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Delco

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Delco is 1 in 214
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Delco is 1 in 34
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Delco is 1 in 30

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

      Delco police department

      ItemDelcoNorth CarolinaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a14,511558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.83.3

      Sex offenders in North Carolina

      StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
      North Carolina26,293320266
      There are a total of 26,293 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 320 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 20% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Belville, NC2,473135854989
      Navassa, NC1,4681801,1411,321
      Northwest, NC1,1261841,1631,347
      Leland, NC17,0232961,8732,169
      Sandy Creek, NC2834192,6523,071
      Atkinson, NC3595043,1923,696
      Sandyfield, NC4085173,2743,791
      Delco, NC2764692,9723,441

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      Milladore, WI2763971,9922,389
      St. Hilaire, MN2763182,8053,123
      Sims, IL2766362,8843,520
      Ione, OR2763893,7364,124
      Bucyrus, KS2765022,8273,329
      Delco, NC2764692,9723,441
      Source: The Delco, NC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.