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