Total crime 425%
Violent crime 301%
Property crime 448%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsDorsey-Riverbend/100k peopleFort Lauderdale/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime10,18013,075 (estimate)5,5102,5242,489
Violent crime1,0981,522 (estimate)594378379
Vehicle theft862n/a466.5181.8219.9
Property crime9,08211,553 (estimate)4,9152,1462,110

Key findings

  • Dorsey-Riverbend crime rates are 425% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dorsey-Riverbend are 301% higher than the national average
  • In Dorsey-Riverbend you have a 1 in 8 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dorsey-Riverbend is safer than 3% of the cities in Florida
  • Year over year crime in Fort Lauderdale has not changed

Dorsey-Riverbend crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Dorsey-Riverbend (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dorsey-Riverbend

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dorsey-Riverbend is 1 in 66
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dorsey-Riverbend is 1 in 9
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dorsey-Riverbend is 1 in 8

      Year Over Year Crime In Fort Lauderdale (per 100,000 people)

      Fort Lauderdale police department

      ItemDorsey-RiverbendFort LauderdaleFlorida
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a66831,023
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.94.2

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      StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
      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
      Weston, FL68,89346503549
      Parkland, FL28,35426536562
      Hillsboro Beach, FL1,46798589687
      Plantation CDP, FL4,995116657772
      Lazy Lake, FL341538671,020
      Hillsboro Pines, FL5101538671,020
      Cooper City, FL34,364709761,046
      Fort Lauderdale, FL175,1535944,9155,510

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chattanooga, TN175,4621,0705,5576,628
      Tempe, AZ174,7084523,7764,229
      Garden Grove, CA174,6762922,2622,554
      Port St. Lucie, FL175,652147850997
      Oceanside, CA173,8294022,1092,511
      Fort Lauderdale, FL175,1535944,9155,510
      Source: The Dorsey-Riverbend, Fort Lauderdale, 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.