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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 73%
Property crime 52%
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 peopleHighland Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime44n/a (estimate)1,1142,5242,489
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape2n/a50.639.442.6
Robbery0n/a0.075.581.6
Assault2n/a50.6258.3250.2
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)101378379
Burglary6n/a151.9295.2340.5
Theft28n/a708.71,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft6n/a151.9181.8219.9
Property crime40n/a (estimate)1,0122,1462,110

Key findings

  • Highland Beach crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Highland Beach are 73% lower than the national average
  • In Highland Beach you have a 1 in 90 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Highland Beach is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Highland Beach has increased by 58%

Highland Beach crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Highland Beach (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Highland Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Highland Beach is 1 in 988
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Highland Beach is 1 in 99
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Highland Beach is 1 in 90

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

      Highland Beach police department

      ItemHighland BeachFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1431,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.94.23.3
      There are a total of 14 Highland Beach police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 8.9% less than the Florida average and 18.6% greater than the National average.

      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
      South Palm Beach, FL1,3090202202
      Parkland, FL28,35426536562
      Hillsboro Beach, FL1,46798589687
      Hillsboro Pines, FL5101538671,020
      Golf, FL2131538671,020
      Hypoluxo, FL2,689711,3531,425
      Seminole Manor, FL2,9252151,2201,435
      Highland Beach, FL3,6891011,0121,114

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Boulevard Park, WA3,6891671,5261,694
      Harrington, DE3,6889582,1083,067
      Pantops, VA3,68880635715
      Village Green, NY3,6882328891,121
      Independence, MN3,68745396441
      Highland Beach, FL3,6891011,0121,114
      Source: The Highland 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.