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Total crime 67%
Violent crime 68%
Property crime 67%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFort Myers Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)821 (estimate)2,5242,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.581.6
Assaultn/an/an/a258.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)123 (estimate)378379
Burglaryn/an/an/a295.2340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a181.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)698 (estimate)2,1462,110

Key findings

  • Fort Myers Beach crime rates are 67% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fort Myers Beach are 68% lower than the national average
  • In Fort Myers Beach you have a 1 in 122 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fort Myers Beach is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fort Myers Beach has decreased by 5%

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      Daily Crime In Fort Myers Beach (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fort Myers Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fort Myers Beach is 1 in 814
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fort Myers Beach is 1 in 144
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fort Myers Beach is 1 in 122

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

      Fort Myers Beach police department

      ItemFort Myers BeachFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a31,023558,732
      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.

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      Punta Rassa, FL1,89053301354
      Island Walk, FL3,08572409481
      Sanibel, FL7,04440598638
      Pelican Bay, FL5,572123698821
      Pine Island Center, FL1,737143811953
      St. James City, FL3,667147835982
      McGregor, FL7,755147836983
      Fort Myers Beach, FL6,801123698821

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      Kirtland, OH6,80288308396
      Madison Park, NJ6,8001971,2681,465
      Piñon Hills, CA6,7965072,6823,190
      Nevada, IA6,7964151,2601,676
      Mount Ivy, NY6,7923181,2151,532
      Fort Myers Beach, FL6,801123698821
      Source: The Fort Myers Beach, 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.