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Total crime 82%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 87%
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 peopleFlorence/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime118n/a (estimate)4472,8962,489
Murder1n/a3.85.05.0
Rape5n/a19.050.342.6
Robbery1n/a3.888.181.6
Assault37n/a140.2311.9250.2
Violent crime44n/a (estimate)167455379
Burglary9n/a34.1394.3340.5
Theft58n/a219.81,796.91,549.5
Vehicle theft7n/a26.5249.4219.9
Property crime74n/a (estimate)2802,4412,110

Key findings

  • Florence crime rates are 82% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Florence are 56% lower than the national average
  • In Florence you have a 1 in 224 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Florence is safer than 72% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Florence has decreased by 28%

Florence crime map

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

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Compare Florence, AZ Crime

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      Daily Crime In Florence (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Florence on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Arizona and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Florence (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Arizona, are 6.48 times less than the state average and 5.57 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Florence on a daily basis are 2.73 times less than than Arizona average and 2.28 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Florence are 8.70 times less than the daily state average and 7.52 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Florence (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Florence, Arizona compared to other areas of Arizona, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Florence safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Florence is safer than 88% of Arizona cities, and 72% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Arizona, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Florence. At this time, Florence sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Florence

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Florence is 1 in 600
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Florence is 1 in 357
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Florence is 1 in 224
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Florence, Arizona you have a 1 in 600 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 357 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 224 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Florence.

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

      Determining whether Florence is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Florence violent crime rates have increased by 27%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 43% year over year. Total crimes for Florence has decreased by 28% in the same time frame.

      Florence police department

      ItemFlorenceArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4212,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.63.13.3
      There are a total of 42 Florence police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 47.5% less than the Arizona average and 49.9% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Arizona

      StateTotal offendersArizona /100KNational /100K
      Arizona8,206157266
      There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Blackwater, AZ1,4622291,2261,455
      Queen Creek, AZ30,8492861,5321,818
      Coolidge, AZ12,0735332,9913,524
      San Tan Valley, AZ88,5075953,1913,785
      Cactus Forest, AZ8026723,6054,277
      Florence, AZ26,221167280447

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Eagle Mountain, UT26,2192922,6832,975
      North Tustin, CA26,2081911,0071,197
      Mount Pleasant, WI26,2371481,9802,128
      West Linn, OR26,24270857927
      Kingsville, TX26,1775122,9643,476
      Florence, AZ26,221167280447
      Source: The Florence, AZ 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.