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Total crime 26%
Violent crime 35%
Property crime 24%
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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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDeLand/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,058n/a (estimate)2,9492,1532,346
Murder1n/a2.85.96.5
Rape8n/a22.335.438.4
Robbery16n/a44.662.273.9
Assault163n/a454.4280.1279.7
Violent crime188n/a (estimate)524384388
Burglary111n/a309.4240.6314.2
Theft697n/a1,942.91,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theft62n/a172.8176.1246.0
Property crime870n/a (estimate)2,4251,7691,958

Key findings

  • DeLand crime rates are 26% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in DeLand are 35% higher than the national average
  • In DeLand you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • DeLand is safer than 17% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in DeLand has decreased by 23%

DeLand crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In DeLand (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in DeLand, FL per 100,000 people. In DeLand, the total number of daily crimes is 1.37 times more than the Florida average and 1.26 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in DeLand is 1.37 times more than the Florida average and 1.35 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, DeLand has a daily crime rate that is 1.37 times more than the Florida average and 1.24 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is DeLand (higher is better)

      How safe is DeLand, Florida compared to other cities in Florida and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that DeLand is safer than 27% of the cities in Florida and 17% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Florida and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than DeLand. Overall, DeLand is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in DeLand

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in DeLand is 1 in 191
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in DeLand is 1 in 42
      The chance of being a victim of crime in DeLand is 1 in 34
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in DeLand? In DeLand, FL you have a 1 in 191 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime in DeLand.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether DeLand is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in DeLand has decreased by 9% and the rate of property crime in DeLand has decreased by 26%. The total crime rate in DeLand has decreased by 23% year to year.

      DeLand police department

      ItemDeLandFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8031,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.94.23.3
      There are a total of 80 DeLand police officers. This results in 2.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31% less than the Florida average and 10.2% less 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
      Samsula-Spruce Creek, FL5,392125575700
      Lake Helen, FL2,678283532815
      Pierson, FL1,6051838451,028
      Astor, FL1,5601888661,054
      North DeLand, FL1,4091918791,070
      De Leon Springs, FL2,7081958981,093
      Lake Kathryn, FL1,0772169931,209
      DeLand, FL29,4425242,4252,949

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lebanon, TN29,4395712,7993,370
      Port Chester, NY29,4173331,2921,626
      Savage, MN29,3991001,2301,329
      Morristown, TN29,3958514,2535,104
      Port Huron, MI29,3887872,2062,993
      DeLand, FL29,4425242,4252,949
      Source: The DeLand, 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.