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Total crime 30%
Violent crime 2%
Property crime 35%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSpringfield/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime320n/a (estimate)3,3632,6672,580
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape4n/a42.039.642.6
Robbery6n/a63.179.386.2
Assault27n/a283.8260.8246.8
Violent crime37n/a (estimate)389385381
Burglary70n/a735.8337.7376.0
Theft182n/a1,913.01,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft31n/a325.8193.3228.9
Property crime283n/a (estimate)2,9752,2822,200

Key findings

  • Springfield crime rates are 30% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Springfield are 2% higher than the national average
  • In Springfield you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Springfield is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Springfield has not changed

Springfield crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Springfield (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Springfield, per 100,000 residents. In Springfield, the total number of daily crimes is 1.26 times more than the Florida average and 1.30 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Springfield are 1.01 times more than the Florida average and 1.02 times more than the national average. For property crime, Springfield has a daily crime rate that is 1.30 times more than the Florida average and 1.35 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Springfield (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Springfield in comparison to other Florida communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Springfield safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Springfield being safer than 36% of cities in Florida and 23% 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 Springfield. In conclusion, Springfield ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Springfield

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Springfield is 1 in 258
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Springfield is 1 in 34
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Springfield is 1 in 30
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Springfield? In Springfield, FL you have a 1 in 258 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 34 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 Springfield.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Springfield, Florida (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Springfield has decreased by 24%, the amount of property crime in Springfield has increased by 4%, and the total amount of crime in Springfield has not changed year over year.

      Springfield police department

      ItemSpringfieldFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2131,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.34.23.3
      There are a total of 21 Springfield police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 45.3% less than the Florida average and 28.8% less than the National average.

      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
      Pretty Bayou, FL3,505113672785
      Lynn Haven, FL19,7991329491,081
      Lower Grand Lagoon, FL3,4611649711,134
      Cedar Grove, FL3,5142631,5601,823
      Upper Grand Lagoon, FL15,7712931,7362,029
      Callaway, FL14,9424282,5372,965
      Parker, FL4,5213253,1433,468
      Springfield, FL9,3183892,9753,363

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Louisville, OH9,318961,5191,615
      Harahan, LA9,3211271,1251,252
      Walnut Grove, WA9,3243233,0453,368
      Columbia City, IN9,3243842,1912,575
      The Village, OK9,3102962,6172,913
      Springfield, FL9,3183892,9753,363
      Source: The Springfield, 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.