Table 8

DELAWARE
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by City, 2009
City Population Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Bethany Beach 971 4 0 3 0 1 158 8 150 0 0
Blades 1,166 6 0 0 0 6 11 4 7 0 0
Bridgeville 1,645 4 0 1 0 3 72 7 64 1 0
Camden 2,621 21 0 1 7 13 299 15 281 3 0
Cheswold 479 4 0 1 0 3 15 6 9 0 0
Clayton 1,501 9 0 3 0 6 41 10 29 2 0
Dagsboro 585 2 0 0 1 1 24 7 17 0 0
Delaware City 1,523 5 0 1 1 3 29 11 17 1 1
Delmar 1,528 12 0 1 6 5 54 9 44 1 1
Dewey Beach 320 22 0 2 3 17 69 15 51 3 0
Dover 36,571 288 2 21 69 196 1,916 158 1,669 89 16
Ellendale 357 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
Elsmere 5,676 34 0 0 10 24 164 40 104 20 0
Felton 916 2 0 0 0 2 7 2 5 0 0
Fenwick Island 369 0 0 0 0 0 17 8 8 1 0
Georgetown 5,277 58 0 9 19 30 258 71 174 13 0
Greenwood 914 1 0 0 1 0 21 2 17 2 0
Harrington 3,466 40 0 2 7 31 232 101 125 6 0
Laurel 4,009 59 0 4 19 36 209 68 139 2 1
Lewes 3,150 9 0 0 0 9 90 22 64 4 0
Middletown 13,093 74 0 9 22 43 420 68 341 11 0
Milford 8,704 121 1 15 31 74 649 110 524 15 0
Millsboro 2,724 31 0 4 6 21 135 27 105 3 0
Milton 1,848 12 0 2 3 7 95 45 44 6 1
Newark 29,983 125 1 7 47 70 958 163 755 40 9
New Castle 4,976 24 0 3 5 16 226 34 181 11 0
Newport 1,104 16 0 1 1 14 56 25 28 3 0
Ocean View 1,149 2 0 0 0 2 39 18 21 0 1
Rehoboth Beach 1,597 21 0 0 3 18 209 25 179 5 0
Seaford 7,310 73 0 5 26 42 426 76 341 9 0
Selbyville 1,871 11 0 0 5 6 100 26 68 6 0
Smyrna 8,981 54 0 5 13 36 291 66 216 9 0
South Bethany 530 0 0 0 0 0 28 15 13 0 0
Wilmington 72,580 1,342 17 39 524 762 3,631 856 2,259 516 8
Wyoming 1,443 3 0 1 1 1 28 13 15 0 0

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