Annual Crime In Seminole (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSeminole/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime628n/a (estimate)3,3412,6672,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSeminole/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape5n/a26.639.642.6
Robbery8n/a42.679.386.2
Assault11n/a58.5260.8246.8
Violent crime24n/a (estimate)128385381
Burglary31n/a164.9337.7376.0
Theft544n/a2,894.41,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft29n/a154.3193.3228.9
Property crime604n/a (estimate)3,2142,2822,200

Key findings

  • Seminole crime rates are 30% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Seminole are 66% lower than the national average
  • In Seminole you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Seminole is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Seminole has increased by 8%

Seminole crime map

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Compare Seminole, FL Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Seminole (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Seminole, per 100,000 residents. In Seminole, the total number of daily crimes is 1.25 times more than the Florida average and 1.30 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Seminole are 3.01 times less than the Florida average and 2.98 times less than the national average. For property crime, Seminole has a daily crime rate that is 1.41 times more than the Florida average and 1.46 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Seminole (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Seminole in comparison to other Florida communities and all other areas throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Seminole being safer than 48% of cities in Florida and 36% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Florida cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Seminole. In conclusion, Seminole ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Seminole

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Seminole is 1 in 784
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Seminole is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Seminole is 1 in 30
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Seminole? In Seminole, FL you have a 1 in 784 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Seminole.

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

      A good indicator of whether Seminole is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Seminole has decreased by 31%, while the property crime rate in Seminole has increased by 11% year over year. The number of total crimes in Seminole has increased by 8% year over year.

      Seminole police department

      ItemSeminoleFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1531,023558,732
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Harbor Bluffs, FL2,93160358418
      Redington Shores, FL2,13660358418
      Feather Sound, FL3,47273435508
      Tierra Verde, FL3,46973435508
      North Redington Beach, FL1,5330942942
      Indian Shores, FL1,498158788945
      Greenbriar, FL2,7641518961,047
      Seminole, FL17,9061283,2143,341

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Monroe, WA17,9063632,4102,773
      Tinton Falls, NJ17,910281,0251,053
      Gibsonton, FL17,9164922,9163,407
      Logansport, IN17,9245413,0843,625
      St. Matthews, KY17,9302034,5154,718
      Seminole, FL17,9061283,2143,341
      Source: The Seminole, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.