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Total crime 31%
Violent crime 26%
Property crime 32%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCape Canaveral/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,610 (estimate)2,1532,346
Murdern/an/an/a5.96.5
Rapen/an/an/a35.438.4
Robberyn/an/an/a62.273.9
Assaultn/an/an/a280.1279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)287 (estimate)384388
Burglaryn/an/an/a240.6314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a176.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,323 (estimate)1,7691,958

Key findings

  • Cape Canaveral crime rates are 31% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cape Canaveral are 26% lower than the national average
  • In Cape Canaveral you have a 1 in 63 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cape Canaveral is safer than 45% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cape Canaveral has decreased by 15%

Cape Canaveral crime map

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      Daily Crime In Cape Canaveral (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cape Canaveral

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cape Canaveral is 1 in 349
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cape Canaveral is 1 in 76
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cape Canaveral is 1 in 63

      Year Over Year Crime In Cape Canaveral (per 100,000 people)

      Cape Canaveral police department

      ItemCape CanaveralFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a31,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

      Sex offenders in Florida

      StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
      Florida53,771330266
      There are a total of 53,771 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 330 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 24% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Satellite Beach, FL10,49553480533
      Palm Shores, FL1,242135624759
      South Patrick Shores, FL6,398170784954
      Viera West, FL8,6801798261,006
      Sharpes, FL2,9282149841,198
      Rockledge, FL26,1442101,1991,408
      Viera East, FL11,0902691,2371,506
      Cape Canaveral, FL10,1162871,3231,610

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Sleepy Hollow, NY10,117145562707
      West Point, UT10,1122702,5522,822
      Pleasanton, TX10,1201732,0812,253
      Parsons, KS10,1119184,0654,982
      Capitola, CA10,1092203,8624,082
      Cape Canaveral, FL10,1162871,3231,610
      Source: The Cape Canaveral, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.