Key West, FL Crime Rates & Statistics

Key West crime information

StatisticKey West /100KFlorida /100KNational /100K
Violent crime760487387
Property crime5,4593,2772,859
Total crime index6,2203,7643,246
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  • The Key West crime index is 65% higher than the Florida average and and the Florida crime index is 15% higher than the National average.
  • The Key West violent crime rate is 56% higher than the Florida average and and the Florida violent crime rate is 25% higher than the National average.
  • The Key West property crime rate is 66% higher than the Florida average and and the Florida property crime rate is 14% higher than the National average.

Key West police department

ItemKey WestFloridaNational
Total police officers11727,460511,598
Police officers /1000 residents5.33.92.8
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There are a total of 117 Key West police officers. This results in 5.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 35.1% greater than the Florida average and 88.1% greater than the National average.

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  • Key West is safer than 4.5% of the cities in the nation.
  • The crime rate in Key West is less than 12% of the cities in Florida.
  • The chance of being a victim of a crime in Key West is 1 in 17.
  • The chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Key West is 1 in 132.
  • The chance of being a victim of a property crime in Key West is 1 in 19.

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Key West violent crime breakdown

CrimeKey WestKey West /100KFlorida /100KNational /100K
Murder2855
Rape12482727
Robbery54216124113
Assault122488331242

Key West property crime breakdown

CrimeKey WestKey West /100KFlorida /100KNational /100K
Burglary2811,125795670
Theft1,0114,0462,2891,959
Vehichle theft72288193230

Sex offenders in Florida

StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
Florida52,399322192

There are a total of 52,399 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 322 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 67% greater than the national average.

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