It is located in Sussex County, DE. It has a population of 386 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 958.55 per 10.000 people. There have been 37 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.004%. The majority of crimes committed in Dewey Beach are larceny/theft crimes - 29 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 7 felony charges and 30 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Dewey Beach averaged 155 violent crimes. Of that total, another 11 was for legacy rape, 18 was for robbery, and 126 was for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Sussex county, Delaware with a total number of 10 employees - 0 female, 8 male officers and 2 civilians. Dewey Beach PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is DE0032400, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.