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Total crime 37%
Violent crime 72%
Property crime 31%
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 peopleLighthouse Point/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime185n/a (estimate)1,6272,6672,580
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape1n/a8.839.642.6
Robbery4n/a35.279.386.2
Assault7n/a61.6260.8246.8
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)106385381
Burglary14n/a123.1337.7376.0
Theft149n/a1,310.21,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft10n/a87.9193.3228.9
Property crime173n/a (estimate)1,5212,2822,200

Key findings

  • Lighthouse Point crime rates are 37% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lighthouse Point are 72% lower than the national average
  • In Lighthouse Point you have a 1 in 62 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lighthouse Point is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lighthouse Point has decreased by 23%

Lighthouse Point crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Lighthouse Point (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Lighthouse Point, Florida is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Lighthouse Point are 1.64 times less than the Florida average and 1.59 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Lighthouse Point are 3.65 times less than than Florida and 3.61 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Lighthouse Point are 1.50 times less than than Florida and 1.45 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Lighthouse Point (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Lighthouse Point to every other city in Florida, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Lighthouse Point safe? The gauges above illustrate that Lighthouse Point is safer than 78% of every city located within Florida along with 64% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Florida and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Lighthouse Point, FL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lighthouse Point

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lighthouse Point is 1 in 948
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lighthouse Point is 1 in 66
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lighthouse Point is 1 in 62
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Lighthouse Point, Florida you have a 1 in 948 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 66 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 62 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Lighthouse Point.

      Year Over Year Crime In Lighthouse Point (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Lighthouse Point, FL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Lighthouse Point has decreased by 15%, while the property crime rate in Lighthouse Point has decreased by 23% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Lighthouse Point has decreased by 23% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Lighthouse Point police department

      ItemLighthouse PointFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4131,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.84.23.3
      There are a total of 41 Lighthouse Point police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.3% less than the Florida average and 18.1% 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
      Gulf Stream, FL6600338338
      Highland Beach, FL3,68978625703
      Plantation CDP, FL4,995118698816
      Parkland, FL28,354113711823
      Hillsboro Beach, FL1,46798785883
      Hillsboro Pines, FL5101569221,077
      Lazy Lake, FL341569221,077
      Lighthouse Point, FL10,9461061,5211,627

      Cities with similar population

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      White House, TN10,9443051,7012,005
      Sonoma, CA10,9523941,4681,862
      South Yarmouth, MA10,9533771,4091,786
      Malvern, AR10,9376893,6894,378
      Ogdensburg, NY10,9373013,7164,017
      Lighthouse Point, FL10,9461061,5211,627
      Source: The Lighthouse Point, 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.