Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Delaware

Delaware has a population of 949,495. The state ranks in the #16 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #31 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Blacks which represent 21.56 percent of the population followed by Hispanics at 9.09%. You are 6.28 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Delaware.

Delaware

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 6
  • 4
  • 2
  • 0
2 3 4 1 7 1 2 2
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 949,495
Black Population 204,665
Black Population % 21.56%
White Population 595,623
White Population % 62.73%
Hispanic Population 86,315
Hispanic Population % 9.09%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 20
Blacks killed by police 9
Whites killed by police 8
Hispanics killed by police 0
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 423.6 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 533.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 12.5%
Most dangerous city Wilmington