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Total crime 28%
Violent crime 59%
Property crime 22%
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 peoplePalm Beach Shores/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime23n/a (estimate)1,8002,5242,489
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape0n/a0.039.442.6
Robbery0n/a0.075.581.6
Assault2n/a156.5258.3250.2
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)156378379
Burglary6n/a469.5295.2340.5
Theft13n/a1,017.21,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft2n/a156.5181.8219.9
Property crime21n/a (estimate)1,6432,1462,110

Key findings

  • Palm Beach Shores crime rates are 28% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Palm Beach Shores are 59% lower than the national average
  • In Palm Beach Shores you have a 1 in 56 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Palm Beach Shores is safer than 55% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Palm Beach Shores has decreased by 65%

Palm Beach Shores crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Palm Beach Shores (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Palm Beach Shores

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Palm Beach Shores is 1 in 639
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Palm Beach Shores is 1 in 61
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Palm Beach Shores is 1 in 56

      Year Over Year Crime In Palm Beach Shores (per 100,000 people)

      Palm Beach Shores police department

      ItemPalm Beach ShoresFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1531,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents12.84.23.3
      There are a total of 15 Palm Beach Shores police officers. This results in 12.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 202.6% greater than the Florida average and 294% 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
      South Palm Beach, FL1,3090202202
      Jupiter Inlet Colony, FL5082180218
      Loxahatchee Groves, FL3,342105596701
      Tequesta, FL5,873113694807
      Gun Club Estates, FL1,401121689810
      North Palm Beach, FL12,58175836912
      Haverhill, FL1,984142807949
      Palm Beach Shores, FL1,1571561,6431,800

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      Woodville, WI1,157129648778
      Velva, ND1,157113784897
      Bassett, VA1,157110866975
      Elwood, UT1,15784770854
      Fort Valley, AZ1,15764342406
      Palm Beach Shores, FL1,1571561,6431,800
      Source: The Palm Beach Shores, 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.