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Total crime 24%
Violent crime 39%
Property crime 36%
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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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePalm Beach Shores/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime37n/a (estimate)2,9042,1532,346
Murder0n/a0.05.96.5
Rape2n/a157.035.438.4
Robbery0n/a0.062.273.9
Assault1n/a78.5280.1279.7
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)235384388
Burglary6n/a471.0240.6314.2
Theft25n/a1,962.31,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theft3n/a235.5176.1246.0
Property crime34n/a (estimate)2,6691,7691,958

Key findings

  • Palm Beach Shores crime rates are 24% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Palm Beach Shores are 39% lower than the national average
  • In Palm Beach Shores you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Palm Beach Shores is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Palm Beach Shores has increased by 61%

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 425
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Palm Beach Shores is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Palm Beach Shores is 1 in 35

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tequesta, FL5,8730436436
      South Palm Beach, FL1,309135337472
      Loxahatchee Groves, FL3,342107491598
      Jupiter Inlet Colony, FL5080654654
      Gun Club Estates, FL1,401123568691
      North Palm Beach, FL12,58191671762
      Haverhill, FL1,984144665809
      Palm Beach Shores, FL1,1572352,6692,904

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      Fort Valley, AZ1,15768313381
      Resaca, GA1,1571939681,161
      Lake Linden, MI1,1570106106
      Velva, ND1,157130842973
      Afton, OK1,1572301,3541,583
      Palm Beach Shores, FL1,1572352,6692,904
      Source: The Palm Beach Shores, 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.