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Total crime 259%
Violent crime 70%
Property crime 292%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRehoboth Beach/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime138n/a (estimate)8,9262,6752,489
Murder0n/a0.04.95.0
Rape4n/a258.731.842.6
Robbery0n/a0.081.181.6
Assault6n/a388.1304.7250.2
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)647423379
Burglary11n/a711.5304.8340.5
Theft113n/a7,309.21,782.71,549.5
Vehicle theft4n/a258.7164.7219.9
Property crime128n/a (estimate)8,2792,2522,110

Key findings

  • Rehoboth Beach crime rates are 259% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rehoboth Beach are 70% higher than the national average
  • In Rehoboth Beach you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rehoboth Beach is safer than 5% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Rehoboth Beach has decreased by 12%

Rehoboth Beach crime map

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      Daily Crime In Rehoboth Beach (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rehoboth Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rehoboth Beach is 1 in 155
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rehoboth Beach is 1 in 13
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Rehoboth Beach is 1 in 12

      Year Over Year Crime In Rehoboth Beach (per 100,000 people)

      Rehoboth Beach police department

      ItemRehoboth BeachDelawareNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)26962558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents19.15.43.3
      There are a total of 26 Rehoboth Beach police officers. This results in 19.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 255.3% greater than the Delaware average and 486.2% greater than the National average.

      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
      Millville, DE1,611138732870
      Ocean View, DE2,08746872917
      Slaughter Beach, DE2221719101,081
      Henlopen Acres, DE1591719101,081
      South Bethany, DE42401,3491,349
      Milton, DE2,7561331,3261,458
      Lewes, DE2,9551221,3691,491
      Rehoboth Beach, DE1,1196478,2798,926

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Falcon Lake Estates, TX1,1191901,0871,277
      Manchaca, TX1,119113644757
      Salineville, OH1,1191643,6103,774
      Farm Loop, AK1,1193311,1111,442
      Plummer, ID1,119107584691
      Rehoboth Beach, DE1,1196478,2798,926
      Source: The Rehoboth Beach, 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.