Reported Annual Crime In Dover

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDover/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime19n/a (estimate)3141,7952,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDover/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.55.3
Rape0n/a0.032.041.7
Robbery0n/a0.071.098.0
Assault1n/a16.5252.5248.9
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)17358383
Burglary1n/a16.5249.1430.4
Theft15n/a247.81,078.01,694.4
Vehicle theft2n/a33.0109.9237.4
Property crime18n/a (estimate)2971,4372,362

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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 89% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 0.86 daily crimes that occur in Dover.
  • Dover is safer than 92% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dover you have a 1 in 319 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dover has increased by 17%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dover

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dover is 1 in 6054
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dover is 1 in 337
The chance of being a victim of crime in Dover is 1 in 319

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

Dover police department

ItemDoverMassachusettsNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1611,659558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.82.23.3
There are a total of 16 Dover police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 30.8% greater than the Massachusetts average and 13.3% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Massachusetts

StateTotal offendersMassachusetts /100KNational /100K
Massachusetts3,87661222
There are a total of 3,876 sex offenders in Massachusetts. This yields a total of 61 sex offenders in Massachusetts per 100,000 residents which is 73% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Franklin Town, MA32,87327222249
Sharon, MA5,84181244326
Hopkinton, MA2,7940340340
Cordaville, MA2,84770280350
Wellesley, MA28,90941445486
Hopedale, MA3,812117436554
Winchester, MA22,49139516555
Dover, MA2,45317297314

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Oakbrook Terrace, IL2,4533705,5975,967
Bono, AR2,4534771,3891,866
Fern Prairie, WA2,4531041,0861,190
Silver Lake, OH2,45247379426
Newport, WA2,4541761,8352,011
Dover, MA2,45317297314
Source: The Dover, MA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.