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Crime rate in Dover, Tennessee (TN): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Dover, TN compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Dover, TN

The 2018 crime rate in Dover, TN is 76 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.6 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 28.7% U.S. cities. The 2018 Dover crime rate fell by 30% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Dover has seen decline of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Dover, TN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Dover:

76.0
Cumberland City:

49.5
Erin:

54.2
Big Sandy:

129.6
Oak Grove:

350.4
Cadiz:

150.5
Puryear:

75.0
Clarksville:

325.8
Murray:

184.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Dover by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(68.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(330.3)
2
(129.0)
4
(251.3)
3
(183.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(139.9)
5
(353.1)
3
(211.3)
1
(69.5)
6
(418.7)
2
(136.5)
4
(275.9)
1
(68.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(270.5)
3
(198.2)
2
(129.0)
2
(125.6)
3
(183.7)
5
(304.5)
3
(209.8)
5
(353.1)
2
(140.8)
2
(139.1)
3
(209.4)
13
(887.4)
2
(137.9)
5
(342.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
26
(1,758)
16
(1,057)
15
(967.7)
18
(1,131)
19
(1,164)
13
(791.7)
21
(1,469)
23
(1,624)
15
(1,056)
12
(834.5)
15
(1,047)
23
(1,570)
16
(1,103)
10
(684.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(67.6)
1
(66.1)
1
(64.5)
2
(125.6)
3
(183.7)
3
(182.7)
1
(69.9)
1
(70.6)
1
(70.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.8)
3
(204.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(136.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(68.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index94.7127.578.7114.3159.867.6107.0187.1100.0196.1166.8223.2109.076.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Dover, Tennessee as of December 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dover is 81 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Dover:

34.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Dover:

137.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Dover:

136.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Dover:

244.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Dover:

173.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Dover:

105.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Dover:

211.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Dover:

69.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Dover:

0.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Dover:

153.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Dover:

125.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Dover:

64.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Dover:

165.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Dover:

0.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Dover:

69.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Dover:

105.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Dover:

70.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Dover:

123.2
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Dover:

82.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Dover:

286.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Dover:

104.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Dover:

69.5
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Dover:

91.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Dover:

162.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Dover:

125.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Dover:

127.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Dover:

122.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Dover:

100.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Dover:

83.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Dover:

102.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Dover:

152.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Dover:

124.5
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Dover:

80.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Dover:

70.0
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.42
Tennessee average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.45
Tennessee average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.41
Tennessee average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
Tennessee average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.17
Tennessee average:

2.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.23
Tennessee average:

2.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.24
Tennessee average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.50
Tennessee average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.65
Tennessee average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
Tennessee average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.77
Tennessee average:

2.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.87
Tennessee average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.47
Tennessee average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.16
Tennessee average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.16
Tennessee average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.16
Tennessee average:

2.64

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Dover, TN
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 37058.