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Derry, Pennsylvania Crime Statistics

This page contains crime rates for Derry, Pennsylvania. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Derry compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Derry, Pennsylvania, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 1,837 total crimes reported in Derry, Pennsylvania (117 of them violent). Of the 459 crimes that take place per year in Derry, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Derry, Pennsylvania every 19 hours. This includes 1 murder, 7 rapes, and just about two thousand thefts (including 57 car thefts).

Total Crime in Derry, Pennsylvania (1999, 2001-2002, 2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 or 2007, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Derry, Pennsylvania for 4 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Derry has risen by 58%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 63%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 4 years in Derry. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about two thousand for Derry, Pennsylvania in 2009.

Crime Trends in Derry, Pennsylvania (1999, 2001-2002, 2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Derry, Pennsylvania (1999, 2001-2002, 2008)

You are discouraged against over-analyzing ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or disparities in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual table bars to see crime rates in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Derry, Pennsylvania law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Derry conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.