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Delaware County, PA Arrest Records

What are Delaware County Arrest Statistics?

Delaware County had 205,256 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 3,944.82 per 100.000 population which is by 433.79% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 15,948 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Adams and county Allegheny it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

  • 205,256 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 3,944.82 Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 15,948 Violent crime arrests

Delaware County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Delaware is larceny/theft - 38,236 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 8,055 and burglary - 7,168 arrests.

  • 38,236 Larceny/Theft
  • 8,055 Aggravated Assault
  • 7,168 Burglary

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Delaware County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 831.47% higher.

Delaware County Crime Rate from 1999-2017

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