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Total crime 24%
Violent crime 25%
Property crime 24%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used 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)1,888 (estimate)2,5242,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.581.6
Assaultn/an/an/a258.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)283 (estimate)378379
Burglaryn/an/an/a295.2340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a181.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,605 (estimate)2,1462,110

Key findings

  • Cape Canaveral crime rates are 24% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cape Canaveral are 25% lower than the national average
  • In Cape Canaveral you have a 1 in 53 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cape Canaveral is safer than 42% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cape Canaveral has decreased by 5%

Cape Canaveral crime map

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The Cape Canaveral crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Cape Canaveral as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Cape Canaveral crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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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 354
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cape Canaveral is 1 in 63
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cape Canaveral is 1 in 53

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Satellite Beach, FL10,49598615713
      Palm Shores, FL1,242133757890
      South Patrick Shores, FL6,3981689511,119
      Viera West, FL8,6801771,0021,179
      Sharpes, FL2,9282101,1941,404
      Rockledge, FL26,1442211,3851,606
      Viera East, FL11,0902641,5011,766
      Cape Canaveral, FL10,1162831,6051,888

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Sleepy Hollow, NY10,117143547690
      Pleasanton, TX10,1203302,6492,979
      West Point, UT10,1122442,2472,491
      Parsons, KS10,1115623,1613,723
      Capitola, CA10,1092975,2275,524
      Cape Canaveral, FL10,1162831,6051,888
      Source: The Cape Canaveral, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.