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Total crime 4%
Violent crime 8%
Property crime 4%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClewiston/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime199n/a (estimate)2,4492,1532,346
Murder1n/a12.35.96.5
Rape0n/a0.035.438.4
Robbery5n/a61.562.273.9
Assault28n/a344.6280.1279.7
Violent crime34n/a (estimate)418384388
Burglary43n/a529.2240.6314.2
Theft108n/a1,329.21,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theft14n/a172.3176.1246.0
Property crime165n/a (estimate)2,0311,7691,958

Key findings

  • Clewiston crime rates are 4% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clewiston are 8% higher than the national average
  • In Clewiston you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clewiston is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clewiston has decreased by 16%

Clewiston crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Clewiston (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Clewiston on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Florida and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Clewiston (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Florida, are 1.14 times more than the state average and 1.04 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Clewiston on a daily basis are 1.09 times more than than Florida average and 1.08 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Clewiston are 1.15 times more than the daily state average and 1.04 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Clewiston (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Clewiston to every other city in Florida, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Clewiston safe? The gauges above illustrate that Clewiston is safer than 37% of every city located within Florida along with 27% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Florida and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Clewiston, FL is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clewiston

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clewiston is 1 in 239
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clewiston is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clewiston is 1 in 41
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Clewiston? If you reside in Clewiston, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 239. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 50 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Clewiston, is 1 in 41.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Clewiston, FL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Clewiston has increased by 30%, while the property crime rate in Clewiston has decreased by 22% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Clewiston has decreased by 16% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Clewiston police department

      ItemClewistonFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2631,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.64.23.3
      There are a total of 26 Clewiston police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.2% less than the Florida average and 10.4% greater than the National average.

      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
      Moore Haven, FL2,6062271,0451,271
      Harlem, FL2,2312411,1101,351
      Montura, FL3,2842931,3481,640
      South Bay, FL5,0266681,5472,215
      Clewiston, FL7,3434182,0312,449

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chehalis, WA7,3402605,7145,974
      Bermuda Dunes, CA7,3393771,8222,199
      Franklin, LA7,3391,0592,4043,463
      Keyes, CA7,3385752,7823,357
      Ville Platte, LA7,3381285,8335,961
      Clewiston, FL7,3434182,0312,449
      Source: The Clewiston, 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.