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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 64%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
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 peopleCaptiva/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)870 (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)155 (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)715 (estimate)1,7691,958

Key findings

  • Captiva crime rates are 63% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Captiva are 60% lower than the national average
  • In Captiva you have a 1 in 115 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Captiva is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Captiva has decreased by 15%

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The Captiva crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Captiva 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 Captiva crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Captiva (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Captiva

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Captiva is 1 in 645
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Captiva is 1 in 140
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Captiva is 1 in 115

      Year Over Year Crime In Captiva (per 100,000 people)

      Captiva police department

      ItemCaptivaFloridaNational
      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.

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      Punta Rassa, FL1,89054248302
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      Fort Myers Beach, FL6,801125575700
      Bokeelia, FL1,430132610743
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      St. James City, FL3,667149688838
      Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL309155715870
      Captiva, FL207155715870

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      Garfield, KS2075983,0963,694
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      St. Regis, MT2074401,9872,427
      Forsan, TX2076443,2423,886
      Captiva, FL207155715870
      Source: The Captiva, 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.