B+
Total crime 33%
Violent crime 34%
Property crime 33%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRidgecrest/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,672 (estimate)2,5242,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.581.6
Assaultn/an/an/a258.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)250 (estimate)378379
Burglaryn/an/an/a295.2340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a181.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,421 (estimate)2,1462,110

Key findings

  • Ridgecrest crime rates are 33% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ridgecrest are 34% lower than the national average
  • In Ridgecrest you have a 1 in 60 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ridgecrest is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ridgecrest has decreased by 5%

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

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      Daily Crime In Ridgecrest (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ridgecrest

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ridgecrest is 1 in 400
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ridgecrest is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ridgecrest is 1 in 60

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

      Ridgecrest police department

      ItemRidgecrestFloridaNational
      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
      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

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      Harbor Bluffs, FL2,93159337396
      Redington Shores, FL2,13659337396
      Feather Sound, FL3,47272409481
      North Redington Beach, FL1,53367471539
      Indian Shores, FL1,49826603629
      Belleair, FL3,95824752776
      Greenbriar, FL2,764148843991
      Ridgecrest, FL3,1202501,4211,672

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      Belchertown, MA3,120105362467
      Canadian, TX3,1202071,1801,386
      Chickamauga, GA3,1222221,6511,874
      Golden Grove, SC3,1182861,6461,932
      Greenwood Lake, NY3,118152581732
      Ridgecrest, FL3,1202501,4211,672
      Source: The Ridgecrest, 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.