Reported Annual Crime In Millsboro

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMillsboro/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime199n/a (estimate)4,5582,8942,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMillsboro/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.65.3
Rape2n/a45.834.741.7
Robbery5n/a114.5112.598.0
Assault8n/a183.2300.5248.9
Violent crime15n/a (estimate)344453383
Burglary10n/a229.0412.7430.4
Theft173n/a3,962.41,885.61,694.4
Vehicle theft1n/a22.9142.3237.4
Property crime184n/a (estimate)4,2142,4412,362

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The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Millsboro, DE. These figures on reported criminal activity in Millsboro, DE, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Millsboro, DE is 57% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Delaware, and when compared with the national average, is 66% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Millsboro, DE has 24% lower than violent crime rate than Delaware average, while remaining 10% lower than the national average. In property crime, Millsboro, DE is 73% higher than the average of Delaware and is 78% higher than the national average.
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The Millsboro crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Millsboro 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 Millsboro crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Millsboro is 66% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 12.49 daily crimes that occur in Millsboro.
  • Millsboro is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Millsboro you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Millsboro has increased by 8%.

Compare Millsboro, DE Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Millsboro (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Millsboro, DE for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Delaware as well as those across America as a whole. The Millsboro, DE total amount of daily offenses is 1.57 times more than the Delaware average and 1.66 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Millsboro, DE is 1.32 times less than the Delaware average, and it is 1.11 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Millsboro, DE has a daily crime figure that is 1.73 times more than the Delaware average and 1.78 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Millsboro (higher is better)

How safe is Millsboro, DE compared to other cities in Delaware and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Millsboro, DE is safer than 41% of the cities in Delaware and 21% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Delaware and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Millsboro, DE. Overall, Millsboro, DE is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Millsboro

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Millsboro is 1 in 292
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Millsboro is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Millsboro is 1 in 22
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Millsboro, DE? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Millsboro, DE, you have a 1 in 292 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 24. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Millsboro, DE is 1 in 22.

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

Determining whether Millsboro, DE is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Millsboro, DE has decreased by 10% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 9% year over year. Total crimes for Millsboro, DE has increased by 8% in the same time frame.

Millsboro police department

ItemMillsboroDelawareNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)12962558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.05.43.3
There are a total of 12 Millsboro police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 43.9% less than the Delaware average and 7.4% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Delaware

StateTotal offendersDelaware /100KNational /100K
Delaware3,609451222
There are a total of 3,609 sex offenders in Delaware. This yields a total of 451 sex offenders in Delaware per 100,000 residents which is 103% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Ocean Pines, MD11,676171669840
Millville, DE1,611147794941
Henlopen Acres, DE1591839861,169
Pittsville, MD1,3352611,1581,419
Frankford, DE8401031,3421,445
Ocean View, DE2,0871891,2751,464
Long Neck, DE2,6562551,3751,630
Millsboro, DE4,1213444,2144,558

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Farmington, NH4,1222481,8662,114
Goulding, FL4,1224242,6103,034
Holmes Beach, FL4,1191601,2141,375
Larch Way, WA4,1181611,6821,843
Ridge Manor, FL4,1183502,1542,503
Millsboro, DE4,1213444,2144,558
Source: The Millsboro, DE 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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