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Total crime 75%
Violent crime 83%
Property crime 74%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLakeland/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)635 (estimate)2,2142,580
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a43.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a52.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a122.2246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)63 (estimate)220381
Burglaryn/an/an/a288.4376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,524.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a180.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)572 (estimate)1,9942,200

Key findings

  • Lakeland crime rates are 75% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lakeland are 83% lower than the national average
  • In Lakeland you have a 1 in 158 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lakeland is safer than 87% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lakeland has decreased by 9%

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

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      Daily Crime In Lakeland (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lakeland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lakeland is 1 in 1585
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lakeland is 1 in 175
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lakeland is 1 in 158

      Year Over Year Crime In Lakeland (per 100,000 people)

      Lakeland police department

      ItemLakelandMinnesotaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a7,759558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Minnesota

      StateTotal offendersMinnesota /100KNational /100K
      Minnesota1,28326266
      There are a total of 1,283 sex offenders in Minnesota. This yields a total of 26 sex offenders in Minnesota per 100,000 residents which is 90% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dellwood, MN1,20631280311
      Afton, MN2,95135313347
      Bayport, MN3,6040450450
      Grant, MN4,13457518575
      North Hudson, WI3,8100684684
      Roberts, WI1,641114602715
      Prescott, WI4,217211562772
      Lakeland, MN1,84763572635

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Adams Center, NY1,847182750932
      Westhampton Beach, NY1,84749202251
      Homer, MI1,8462198061,024
      Kouts, IN1,846124709834
      Lake City, TN1,8483331,5071,840
      Lakeland, MN1,84763572635
      Source: The Lakeland, MN 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.