This article refers to crime in the U.S. state of Delaware.


In 2008, there were 37,444 crimes reported in Delaware, including 57 murders, 31,303 property crimes, and 366 rapes.[1]

Capital punishment laws

Capital punishment is not applied in this state.[2]


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  2. ^ Reyes, Jessica Masulli (2016-08-12). "Top court: Delaware's death penalty law unconstitutional". Delaware Online. Retrieved 2016-08-03.