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Total crime 44%
Violent crime 72%
Property crime 39%
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 peopleDunedin/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime511n/a (estimate)1,3912,5242,489
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape6n/a16.339.442.6
Robbery5n/a13.675.581.6
Assault28n/a76.2258.3250.2
Violent crime39n/a (estimate)106378379
Burglary46n/a125.2295.2340.5
Theft391n/a1,064.21,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft35n/a95.3181.8219.9
Property crime472n/a (estimate)1,2852,1462,110

Key findings

  • Dunedin crime rates are 44% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dunedin are 72% lower than the national average
  • In Dunedin you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dunedin is safer than 67% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dunedin has decreased by 27%

Dunedin crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Dunedin (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Dunedin, per 100,000 residents. In Dunedin, the total number of daily crimes is 1.81 times less than the Florida average and 1.79 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Dunedin are 3.57 times less than the Florida average and 3.57 times less than the national average. For property crime, Dunedin has a daily crime rate that is 1.67 times less than the Florida average and 1.64 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Dunedin (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Florida and all other cities across the US, is Dunedin safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Dunedin is safer than 78% of other cities in the state of Florida. In addition, Dunedin is safer than 67% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Florida and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Dunedin. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Dunedin is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dunedin

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dunedin is 1 in 943
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dunedin is 1 in 78
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dunedin is 1 in 72
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Dunedin, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 943. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 78 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Dunedin is 1 in 72.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Dunedin, FL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Dunedin has decreased by 25%, while the property crime rate in Dunedin has decreased by 28% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Dunedin has decreased by 27% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Dunedin police department

      ItemDunedinFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3531,023558,732
      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
      Harbor Bluffs, FL2,93159337396
      Redington Shores, FL2,13659337396
      Feather Sound, FL3,47272409481
      North Redington Beach, FL1,53367471539
      Indian Shores, FL1,49826603629
      Belleair, FL3,95824752776
      Key Vista, FL1,666117665782
      Dunedin, FL35,8821061,2851,391

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pahrump, NV35,8996883,2323,919
      Richfield, MN35,9122022,3552,557
      Merritt Island, FL35,9163361,9082,244
      Goldsboro, NC35,9247835,8246,607
      Bell, CA35,9274701,2331,703
      Dunedin, FL35,8821061,2851,391
      Source: The Dunedin, 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.