Reported Annual Crime In Miami Gardens

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMiami Gardens/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4,845n/a (estimate)4,2703,2752,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMiami Gardens/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder18n/a15.95.14.9
Rape23n/a20.337.338.6
Robbery219n/a193.0104.3101.9
Assault447n/a393.9315.2237.8
Violent crime707n/a (estimate)623462373
Burglary799n/a704.2539.0491.4
Theft2,926n/a2,578.72,073.61,775.4
Vehicle theft413n/a364.0200.6220.2
Property crime4,138n/a (estimate)3,6472,8132,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Miami Gardens, FL for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Miami Gardens, FL is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Miami Gardens, FL crime rates are 30% higher than in comparison to the Florida mean and are 49% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Miami Gardens, FL has a rate that is 35% higher than the Florida average; compared to the United States, it is 67% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Miami Gardens, FL is 30% higher than its state's mean, and 47% higher than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Miami Gardens is 49% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.7 daily crimes that occur in Miami Gardens.
  • Miami Gardens is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Miami Gardens you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Miami Gardens has decreased by 9%.

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Daily Crime In Miami Gardens (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Miami Gardens, FL for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Florida as well as those across America as a whole. The Miami Gardens, FL total amount of daily offenses is 1.30 times more than the Florida average and 1.49 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Miami Gardens, FL is 1.35 times more than the Florida average, and it is 1.67 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Miami Gardens, FL has a daily crime figure that is 1.30 times more than the Florida average and 1.47 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Miami Gardens (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Miami Gardens, FL in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Florida as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Miami Gardens, FL to other cities in the state and across the country, Miami Gardens, FL is 28% safer than other cities of Florida and 14% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Florida cities and all around the United States, Miami Gardens, FL has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Miami Gardens, FL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Miami Gardens

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Miami Gardens is 1 in 161
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Miami Gardens is 1 in 28
The chance of being a victim of crime in Miami Gardens is 1 in 24
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Miami Gardens, FL? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Miami Gardens, FL, then there is a 1 in 161 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 28. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 24 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Miami Gardens, FL.

Year Over Year Crime In Miami Gardens (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Miami Gardens, FL is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Miami Gardens, FL has decreased by 5%, the amount of property crime in Miami Gardens, FL has decreased by 9%, and the total amount of crime in Miami Gardens, FL has decreased by 9% year to year.

Miami Gardens police department

ItemMiami GardensFloridaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)25530,278556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.34.23.3
There are a total of 255 Miami Gardens police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 45.9% less than the Florida average and 29.8% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Florida

StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
Florida64,107393222
There are a total of 64,107 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 393 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 77% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Weston, FL67,56737621658
Virginia Gardens, FL2,63201,0811,081
Bay Harbor Islands, FL5,847491,0331,082
Indian Creek, FL6101,0991,099
Cooper City, FL32,058871,1141,201
Miami Gardens, FL110,8676233,6474,270

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Elgin, IL110,9062331,3311,564
Fargo, ND110,7253492,9723,322
Inglewood, CA111,1336892,3233,012
Wilmington, NC110,1007624,4795,241
Costa Mesa, CA111,6353404,1624,502
Miami Gardens, FL110,8676233,6474,270
Source: The Miami Gardens, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.