Total crime 68%
Violent crime 63%
Property crime 69%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsLake Ridge/100k peopleFort Lauderdale/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime10,1804,181 (estimate)5,5102,5242,489
Violent crime1,098619 (estimate)594378379
Vehicle theft862n/a466.5181.8219.9
Property crime9,0823,562 (estimate)4,9152,1462,110

Key findings

  • Lake Ridge crime rates are 68% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lake Ridge are 63% higher than the national average
  • In Lake Ridge you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lake Ridge is safer than 36% of the cities in Florida
  • Year over year crime in Fort Lauderdale has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Lake Ridge (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lake Ridge

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lake Ridge is 1 in 162
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lake Ridge is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lake Ridge is 1 in 24

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

      Fort Lauderdale police department

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

      Sex offenders in Florida

      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
      Parkland, FL28,35426536562
      Hillsboro Beach, FL1,46798589687
      Plantation CDP, FL4,995116657772
      Lazy Lake, FL341538671,020
      Hillsboro Pines, FL5101538671,020
      Cooper City, FL34,364709761,046
      Washington Park, FL1,4791881,0701,258
      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 Lake Ridge, 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.