Reported Annual Crime In Lake Sarasota

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLake Sarasota/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,837 (estimate)2,9202,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLake Sarasota/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.3
Rapen/an/an/a37.841.7
Robberyn/an/an/a88.698.0
Assaultn/an/an/a276.5248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)257 (estimate)408383
Burglaryn/an/an/a423.4430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,884.51,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a204.5237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,580 (estimate)2,5122,362
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The Lake Sarasota crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Lake Sarasota as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Lake Sarasota crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lake Sarasota is 33% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.03 daily crimes that occur in Lake Sarasota.
  • Lake Sarasota is safer than 49% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lake Sarasota you have a 1 in 55 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lake Sarasota has decreased by 11%.

Compare Lake Sarasota, FL Crime To Other Cities

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

How Safe is Lake Sarasota (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lake Sarasota

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lake Sarasota is 1 in 390
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lake Sarasota is 1 in 64
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lake Sarasota is 1 in 55

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

Lake Sarasota police department

ItemLake SarasotaFloridaNational
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
Florida64,107393222
There are a total of 64,107 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 393 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 77% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Longboat Key, FL7,15827797824
The Meadows, FL4,100130799928
South Sarasota, FL5,032133817950
Siesta Key, FL5,782133817950
Osprey, FL6,561133817950
Whitfield, FL3,3621589751,133
Cortez, FL4,0041861,1461,332
Lake Sarasota, FL4,6052571,5801,837

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Mayfair, CA4,6054662,5943,061
Pittsfield, IL4,6041121,1901,303
Negaunee, MI4,6061531,0711,224
El Cerro Mission, NM4,6067463,7524,498
Kaplan, LA4,6073681,1471,515
Lake Sarasota, FL4,6052571,5801,837
Source: The Lake Sarasota, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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