Reported Annual Crime In Polk City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePolk City/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,569 (estimate)2,9202,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePolk City/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.3
Rapen/an/an/a37.841.7
Robberyn/an/an/a88.698.0
Assaultn/an/an/a276.5248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)219 (estimate)408383
Burglaryn/an/an/a423.4430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,884.51,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a204.5237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,350 (estimate)2,5122,362

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

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Polk City is 43% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.3 daily crimes that occur in Polk City.
  • Polk City is safer than 57% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Polk City you have a 1 in 64 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Polk City has decreased by 12%.

Compare Polk City, FL Crime To Other Cities

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

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Polk City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Polk City is 1 in 457
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Polk City is 1 in 75
The chance of being a victim of crime in Polk City is 1 in 64

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

Polk City police department

ItemPolk CityFloridaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a31,023558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

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
Lake Alfred, FL5,353171,1701,187
Davenport, FL3,359711,4521,523
Eagle Lake, FL2,4112221,3701,592
Waverly, FL1,0252241,3771,601
Dundee, FL3,9862791,7171,996
Lakeland Highlands, FL12,4262871,7662,053
Haines City, FL22,1381212,1612,282
Polk City, FL2,1322191,3501,569

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
South Creek, WA2,1321351,4051,539
Sag Harbor, NY2,13256237293
Ely, IA2,13380582663
Polo, IL2,1312261,7661,992
Bath, MI2,133158633791
Polk City, FL2,1322191,3501,569
Source: The Polk 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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