Reported Annual Crime In Dover

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDover/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,988 (estimate)2,9202,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDover/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.3
Rapen/an/an/a37.841.7
Robberyn/an/an/a88.698.0
Assaultn/an/an/a276.5248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)278 (estimate)408383
Burglaryn/an/an/a423.4430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,884.51,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a204.5237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,710 (estimate)2,5122,362
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The Dover crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Dover 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 Dover crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dover is 28% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.45 daily crimes that occur in Dover.
  • Dover is safer than 46% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dover you have a 1 in 51 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dover has decreased by 35%.

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Daily Crime In Dover (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Dover (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dover

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dover is 1 in 360
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dover is 1 in 59
The chance of being a victim of crime in Dover is 1 in 51

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

Dover police department

ItemDoverFloridaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a31,023558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

Sex offenders in Florida

StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
Florida64,107393222
There are a total of 64,107 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 393 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 77% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fish Hawk, FL17,2411661,0251,191
Pebble Creek, FL8,1462511,5471,798
Lutz, FL21,1432821,7372,019
Bloomingdale, FL22,6383241,9962,321
Valrico, FL36,7743562,1952,551
Temple Terrace, FL25,6542872,3652,651
Seffner, FL7,8613942,4282,823
Dover, FL3,3802781,7101,988

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Shady Spring, WV3,38097510606
Heavener, OK3,3793619921,352
Chandler, IN3,3812451,4821,727
Polkton, NC3,3792771,9392,216
Bay Pines, FL3,3791711,0541,226
Dover, FL3,3802781,7101,988
Source: The Dover, FL 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.
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