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Total crime 300%
Violent crime 126%
Property crime 330%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLake Park/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime900n/a (estimate)10,3262,6672,580
Murder2n/a22.95.25.0
Rape3n/a34.439.642.6
Robbery28n/a321.279.386.2
Assault42n/a481.9260.8246.8
Violent crime75n/a (estimate)860385381
Burglary84n/a963.7337.7376.0
Theft685n/a7,859.11,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft56n/a642.5193.3228.9
Property crime825n/a (estimate)9,4652,2822,200

Key findings

  • Lake Park crime rates are 300% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lake Park are 126% higher than the national average
  • In Lake Park you have a 1 in 10 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lake Park is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lake Park has increased by 9%

Lake Park crime map

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

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

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Lake Park, FL per 100,000 people. In Lake Park, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 3.87 times more than the Florida average and 4.00 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Lake Park is 2.24 times more than the Florida average and 2.26 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Lake Park has a daily crime rate that is 4.15 times more than the Florida average and 4.30 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Lake Park (higher is better)

      How safe is Lake Park, Florida compared to other cities in Florida and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Lake Park is safer than 3% of the cities in Florida and 2% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Florida and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Lake Park. Overall, Lake Park is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lake Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lake Park is 1 in 117
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lake Park is 1 in 11
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lake Park is 1 in 10
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Lake Park, Florida you have a 1 in 117 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 11 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 10 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Lake Park.

      Year Over Year Crime In Lake Park (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Lake Park, FL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Lake Park has decreased by 33%, while the property crime rate in Lake Park has increased by 16% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Lake Park has increased by 9% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Lake Park police department

      ItemLake ParkFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2431,023558,732
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      South Palm Beach, FL1,3090138138
      Jupiter Inlet Colony, FL5080218218
      Tequesta, FL5,87332568601
      Loxahatchee Groves, FL3,342107634740
      Gun Club Estates, FL1,401124733856
      North Palm Beach, FL12,58191795885
      Haverhill, FL1,9841458581,002
      Lake Park, FL8,4578609,46510,326

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Plymouth, WI8,4541171,1221,239
      Lincoln City, OR8,4526335,2575,890
      Fairfield Glade, TN8,4623931,7802,173
      Boulder Hill, IL8,4494282,0462,474
      Pike Creek, DE8,4661921,0511,243
      Lake Park, FL8,4578609,46510,326
      Source: The Lake Park, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.