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Criminal statistics for the state of Delaware

Total Crime - In 2006, Delaware had a total Crime Index of 4,099.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 9.3% from the previous year, and down 23% since 1990.
Violent Crime - Delaware's Violent Crime index increased 13% since 2002, up to 681.6 per 100,000 people in 2006.
Property Crime - Property crime has been on the decline since 1990, down 33.7% to a reported incident rate of 3,417.9 per 100,000 people.
Murder Rate - In 2006, Delaware had a Murder rate of 4.9 per 100,000 people. This figure is up over 96% since 1997.
Forced Rape - Delaware reported 46.9 Forced Rapes per 100,000 people in 2006. Forcible rapes were down over 46% from 1990.
Robbery - Robberies increased 31% from 2005 to 2006, up to 203.3 incidents per 100,000 people.
Aggravated Assault - Delaware had 426.5 Aggravated Assaults per hundred thousand people in 2006. This number was up 4.8% since 2004 and increased 12% since 1992.
Burglary - In 2006, for every 100,000 people there were 725.2 Burglaries, down 35% since 2000.
Larceny Theft - Larceny Theft was reported at 2,3862.8 per hundred thousand people in 2006, down 35% since 1997.
Motor Vehicle Theft - Motor Vehicle Theft occurred 329.9 times per 100,000 people in 2006. This figure is up 19% from 2004.