The city of Middletown, with a total population of 21,213, experienced 1,689 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 251.73 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 20.47% difference making Middletown lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 75 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Middletown also handled 459 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Delaware City and New Castle, Middletown is a safer place to live.
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The city of Middletown experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Middletown totaled 75 violent crimes and 459 non-violent crimes.
During 2008-2017, Middletown experienced 692 violent crimes. Of those, another 61 were for legacy rape, 209 were for robbery, and 422 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in New Castle county, Delaware with a total number of 38 employees - 5 female, 27 male officers and 6 civilians. Middletown PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is DE0020200, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.