Total crime 456%
Violent crime 388%
Property crime 470%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsOvertown/100k peopleMiami/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime15,73713,053 (estimate)3,3052,1532,346
Violent crime2,6451,894 (estimate)556384388
Vehicle theft1,622n/a340.7176.1246.0
Property crime13,09211,159 (estimate)2,7501,7691,958

Key findings

  • Overtown crime rates are 456% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Overtown are 388% higher than the national average
  • In Overtown you have a 1 in 8 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Overtown is safer than 2% of the cities in Florida
  • Year over year crime in Miami has decreased by 22%

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      Daily Crime In Overtown (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Overtown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Overtown is 1 in 53
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Overtown is 1 in 9
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Overtown is 1 in 8

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

      Miami police department

      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
      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 Overtown, 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.