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Total crime 83%
Violent crime 83%
Property crime 83%
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 peopleGreenville/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)420 (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)66 (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)353 (estimate)2,2522,110

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 239 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Greenville is safer than 88% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Greenville has decreased by 3%

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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 1508
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Greenville is 1 in 284
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Greenville is 1 in 239

      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
      Chester Heights, PA2,58171323394
      Toughkenamon, PA1,61380368448
      Lima, PA2,06986395481
      Swarthmore, PA6,21831467498
      Avondale, PA1,430101462563
      Morton, PA2,684108496605
      Alloway, NJ1,45787562650
      Greenville, DE2,26566353420

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lakemont, PA2,266152699851
      Hampton Beach, NH2,26439313352
      Scottsville, NY2,266195745940
      Skyline Acres, OH2,2661651,1561,321
      Gumlog, GA2,2641571,0911,248
      Greenville, DE2,26566353420
      Source: The Greenville, 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.