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Dover, DE Arrest Records

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It is located in Kent County, DE. It has a population of 38,084 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 508.09 per 10.000 people. There have been 1,935 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Dover are larceny/theft crimes - 1,558 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 4 arrests.

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  • 1,935Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 508.09Crime Rate
  • 69.32Violent Crime Rate
  • 438.77Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 264 felony charges and 1,671 non-violent crimes.

Dover Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Dover averaged 3,058 violent crimes. Of that total, 30 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 163 was for legacy rape, 665 was for robbery, and 2,200 was for aggravated assault.

Dover City Police Department

It is situated in Kent county, Delaware with a total number of 139 employees - 5 female, 93 male officers and 41 civilians. Dover PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is DE0010100, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Dover Police Department
  • State: Delaware
  • City: Dover
  • Type: City
  • Address: 400 S. Queen Street
  • Phone Number: 302-736-7111
  • Website:

Total Crime Rate in Dover

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