Reported Annual Crime In Panama City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePanama City/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,684n/a (estimate)7,0382,9202,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePanama City/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder5n/a13.15.05.3
Rape4n/a10.537.841.7
Robbery53n/a139.088.698.0
Assault270n/a708.0276.5248.9
Violent crime332n/a (estimate)871408383
Burglary395n/a1,035.8423.4430.4
Theft1,752n/a4,594.21,884.51,694.4
Vehicle theft205n/a537.6204.5237.4
Property crime2,352n/a (estimate)6,1682,5122,362

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When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Panama City, FL. All reported Panama City, FL crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Panama City, FL overall crime rate is 141% higher than in comparison to the Florida average; and is also 156% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Panama City, FL, the rate is 113% higher than compared to the Florida average, and 127% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Panama City, FL comes in at 145% higher than to the average seen in Florida, and 161% higher than the overall national average.
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The Panama City crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Panama City as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Panama City crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Panama City is 156% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 19.28 daily crimes that occur in Panama City.
  • Panama City is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Panama City you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Panama City has not changed.

Compare Panama City, FL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Panama City (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Panama City, FL is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Florida and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Panama City, FL are 2.41 times more than the Florida average and 2.56 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Panama City, FL are 2.13 times more than than Florida and 2.27 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Panama City, FL are 2.45 times more than than Florida and 2.61 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Panama City (higher is better)

How safe is Panama City, FL compared to other cities in Florida and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Panama City, FL is safer than 5% of the cities in Florida and 3% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Florida and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Panama City, FL. Overall, Panama City, FL is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Panama City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Panama City is 1 in 115
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Panama City is 1 in 17
The chance of being a victim of crime in Panama City is 1 in 15
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Panama City, FL? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Panama City, FL, then there is a 1 in 115 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 17. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 15 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Panama City, FL.

Year Over Year Crime In Panama City (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether Panama City, FL is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Panama City, FL has decreased by 4% and the rate of property crime in Panama City, FL has increased by 1%. The total crime rate in Panama City, FL has not changed year to year.

Panama City police department

ItemPanama CityFloridaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)13031,023558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.54.23.3
There are a total of 130 Panama City police officers. This results in 3.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 17.4% less than the Florida average and 7.5% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Florida

StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
Florida64,107393222
There are a total of 64,107 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 393 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 77% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pretty Bayou, FL3,505120740860
Lower Grand Lagoon, FL3,4611741,0691,242
Cedar Grove, FL3,5142791,7171,996
Upper Grand Lagoon, FL15,7713101,9112,222
Lynn Haven, FL19,7991882,1542,342
Callaway, FL14,9424542,7933,247
Parker, FL4,5215363,1073,643
Panama City, FL36,6548716,1687,038

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Winter Haven, FL36,6694822,7903,272
Pleasant Grove, UT36,67873330403
Commack, NY36,6251958261,021
New Albany, IN36,6224792,9003,378
Fort Lee, NJ36,60768782851
Panama City, FL36,6548716,1687,038
Source: The Panama City, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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