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The violent crime rate per resident in Darby is among the highest in the country. With a population of 10,687 people, there were 412 such offenses reported in 2014, and 121 of them were rapes, compared to 63 aggravated assaults and one murder. Philadelphia’s ratio is 15,925 (38 times more) to 1,559,062 residents (almost 146 times more).