The city of Georgetown, with a total population of 7,338, experienced 1,344 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 636.41 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 101.05% difference making Georgetown higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 45 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Georgetown also handled 422 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Bridgeville and Dagsboro, Georgetown is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Georgetown experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Georgetown totaled 45 violent crimes and 422 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Georgetown experienced 632 violent crimes. Of those, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 74 were for legacy rape, 250 were for robbery, and 307 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Sussex county, Delaware with a total number of 25 employees - 1 female, 19 male officers and 5 civilians. Georgetown PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is DE0031300, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.