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Total crime 83%
Violent crime 83%
Property crime 83%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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 peopleGreenville/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)431 (estimate)2,7482,580
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a34.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a89.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a294.2246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)67 (estimate)424381
Burglaryn/an/an/a326.5376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,845.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a152.6228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)365 (estimate)2,3242,200

Key findings

  • Greenville crime rates are 83% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Greenville are 83% lower than the national average
  • In Greenville you have a 1 in 232 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Greenville is safer than 89% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Greenville has decreased by 16%

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      Daily Crime In Greenville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Greenville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Greenville is 1 in 1504
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Greenville is 1 in 275
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Greenville is 1 in 232

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

      Greenville police department

      ItemGreenvilleDelawareNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Avondale, PA1,430000
      Chester Heights, PA2,58171343414
      Toughkenamon, PA1,61380390470
      Lima, PA2,06986420506
      Swarthmore, PA6,21864527590
      Alloway, NJ1,45788592679
      West Grove, PA2,850121590711
      Greenville, DE2,26567365431

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Skyline Acres, OH2,2661571,2241,382
      Gumlog, GA2,2641501,1821,332
      Lakemont, PA2,266152742894
      Scottsville, NY2,266190781971
      Hampton Beach, NH2,26445323368
      Greenville, DE2,26567365431
      Source: The Greenville, DE 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.