Rehoboth Beach has a population of 1,516. During the past three years, Rehoboth Beach saw 497 arrests. For 2017, the Rehoboth Beach's arrest rate totaled 1,015.83 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 220.91% makes Rehoboth Beach higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 10 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Rehoboth Beach also totaled 144 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Bethany Beach and Bridgeville, Rehoboth Beach is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Rehoboth Beach had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Rehoboth Beach averaged 10 violent crimes and 144 non-violent crimes.
The city of Rehoboth Beach experienced 122 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 6 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 35, and the aggravated assault total was 81.
It is situated in Sussex county, Delaware with a total number of 28 employees - 1 female, 16 male officers and 11 civilians. Rehoboth Beach PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is DE0030700, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.