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Total crime 18%
Violent crime 15%
Property crime 23%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClewiston/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime237n/a (estimate)2,9272,5242,489
Murder1n/a12.35.25.0
Rape1n/a12.339.442.6
Robbery5n/a61.775.581.6
Assault19n/a234.6258.3250.2
Violent crime26n/a (estimate)321378379
Burglary73n/a901.5295.2340.5
Theft130n/a1,605.31,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft8n/a98.8181.8219.9
Property crime211n/a (estimate)2,6062,1462,110

Key findings

  • Clewiston crime rates are 18% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clewiston are 15% lower than the national average
  • In Clewiston you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clewiston is safer than 30% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clewiston has decreased by 1%

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 1.16 times more than the state average and 1.18 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Clewiston on a daily basis are 1.18 times less than than Florida average and 1.18 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Clewiston are 1.21 times more than the daily state average and 1.23 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 41% of every city located within Florida along with 30% 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 312
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clewiston is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clewiston is 1 in 35
      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 312. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 39 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 35.

      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 decreased by 32%, while the property crime rate in Clewiston has increased by 5% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Clewiston has decreased by 1% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Moore Haven, FL2,6062231,2671,490
      Harlem, FL2,2312371,3471,584
      Montura, FL3,2842881,6351,923
      South Bay, FL5,0266891,7612,450
      Clewiston, FL7,3433212,6062,927

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chehalis, WA7,3402864,9085,194
      Franklin, LA7,3396243,5914,215
      Bermuda Dunes, CA7,3393761,9862,362
      Ville Platte, LA7,3381285,8335,961
      Keyes, CA7,3385743,0323,606
      Clewiston, FL7,3433212,6062,927
      Source: The Clewiston, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.