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Total crime 33%
Violent crime 34%
Property crime 33%
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 peopleLauderdale-by-the-Sea/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime113n/a (estimate)1,6752,5242,489
Murder1n/a14.85.25.0
Rape3n/a44.539.442.6
Robbery0n/a0.075.581.6
Assault13n/a192.7258.3250.2
Violent crime17n/a (estimate)252378379
Burglary6n/a89.0295.2340.5
Theft82n/a1,215.71,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft8n/a118.6181.8219.9
Property crime96n/a (estimate)1,4232,1462,110

Key findings

  • Lauderdale-by-the-Sea crime rates are 33% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea are 34% lower than the national average
  • In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea you have a 1 in 60 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea has decreased by 18%

Lauderdale-by-the-Sea crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, per 100,000 residents. In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, the total number of daily crimes is 1.51 times less than the Florida average and 1.49 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea are 1.50 times less than the Florida average and 1.51 times less than the national average. For property crime, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea has a daily crime rate that is 1.51 times less than the Florida average and 1.48 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Lauderdale-by-the-Sea (higher is better)

      Is Lauderdale-by-the-Sea safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Florida as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea to other cities in the state and across the country, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is 57% safer than other cities of Florida and 47% safer than other cities in the nation. Lauderdale-by-the-Sea has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is 1 in 397
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is 1 in 60
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea? In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL you have a 1 in 397 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 71 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 60 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea.

      Year Over Year Crime In Lauderdale-by-the-Sea (per 100,000 people)

      An ideal indicator of whether Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea has increased by 11% and the rate of property crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea has decreased by 22%. The total crime rate in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea has decreased by 18% year to year.

      Lauderdale-by-the-Sea police department

      ItemLauderdale-by-the-SeaFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2631,023558,732
      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
      Parkland, FL28,35426536562
      Hillsboro Beach, FL1,46798589687
      Plantation CDP, FL4,995116657772
      Hillsboro Pines, FL5101538671,020
      Lazy Lake, FL341538671,020
      Cooper City, FL34,364709761,046
      Highland Beach, FL3,6891011,0121,114
      Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL6,3752521,4231,675

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Los Fresnos, TX6,3766631,5522,215
      White Oak, TX6,374631,4971,560
      Cynthiana, KY6,376941,4481,542
      Louisville, MS6,3732702,3042,574
      Decatur, TX6,3781123,4713,583
      Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL6,3752521,4231,675
      Source: The Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, 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.