The Southport crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Southport 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 Southport crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Southport is 73% lower than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 2 daily crimes that occur in Southport.
Southport is safer than 85% of the cities in the United States.
In Southport you have a 1 in 138 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Southport has decreased by 31%.
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Southport is 1 in 1096
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Southport is 1 in 157
The chance of being a victim of crime in Southport is 1 in 138
Year Over Year Crime In Southport (per 100,000 people)
Southport police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 12 Southport police officers. This results in 4.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 14.2% less than the North Carolina average and 26% greater than the National average.
Sex offenders in North Carolina
North Carolina /100K
There are a total of 21,070 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 256 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 15% greater than the national average.
Source: The Southport, NC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.