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Total crime 231%
Violent crime 186%
Property crime 240%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsDowntown/100k peopleMiami/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime15,7377,758 (estimate)3,3052,1532,346
Murder61n/a12.85.96.5
Rape94n/a19.735.438.4
Robbery610n/a128.162.273.9
Assault1,880n/a394.9280.1279.7
Violent crime2,6451,109 (estimate)556384388
Burglary1,453n/a305.2240.6314.2
Theft10,017n/a2,104.01,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theft1,622n/a340.7176.1246.0
Property crime13,0926,649 (estimate)2,7501,7691,958

Key findings

  • Downtown crime rates are 231% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Downtown are 186% higher than the national average
  • In Downtown you have a 1 in 13 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Downtown is safer than 12% of the cities in Florida
  • Year over year crime in Miami has decreased by 22%

Downtown crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Downtown (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Downtown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Downtown is 1 in 91
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Downtown is 1 in 16
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Downtown is 1 in 13

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

      Miami police department

      ItemDowntownMiamiFlorida
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,38031,023
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.34.2

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      El Portal, FL2,507125375501
      Biscayne Park, FL3,20398751849
      Glenvar Heights, FL17,687157722878
      Sunset, FL16,602172791963
      Golden Beach, FL635107857964
      Kendall, FL74,559177814990
      Bay Harbor Islands, FL5,885699451,014
      Miami, FL432,6225562,7503,305

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Raleigh, NC441,3263922,0212,413
      Omaha, NE443,0726313,1743,806
      Colorado Springs, CO448,7595973,3803,977
      Virginia Beach, VA449,7331291,7611,890
      Virginia Beach, VA449,733991,5121,610
      Miami, FL432,6225562,7503,305
      Source: The Downtown, Miami, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.