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Total crime 28%
Violent crime 34%
Property crime 27%
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 peopleSt. Augustine Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime132n/a (estimate)1,8542,6672,580
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape1n/a14.039.642.6
Robbery1n/a14.079.386.2
Assault16n/a224.7260.8246.8
Violent crime18n/a (estimate)253385381
Burglary19n/a266.9337.7376.0
Theft93n/a1,306.21,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a28.1193.3228.9
Property crime114n/a (estimate)1,6012,2822,200

Key findings

  • St. Augustine Beach crime rates are 28% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in St. Augustine Beach are 34% lower than the national average
  • In St. Augustine Beach you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • St. Augustine Beach is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in St. Augustine Beach has decreased by 7%

St. Augustine Beach crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In St. Augustine Beach (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in St. Augustine Beach for every 100,000 residents. The St. Augustine Beach total amount of daily crime is 1.44 times less than the Florida average and 1.39 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in St. Augustine Beach, is 1.52 times less than the Florida average, and it is 1.51 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that St. Augustine Beach has a daily crime average that is 1.43 times less than the Florida average and 1.37 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is St. Augustine Beach (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in St. Augustine Beach in comparison to other Florida communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is St. Augustine Beach safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show St. Augustine Beach being safer than 57% of cities in Florida and 47% 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 St. Augustine Beach. In conclusion, St. Augustine Beach ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in St. Augustine Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in St. Augustine Beach is 1 in 396
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in St. Augustine Beach is 1 in 63
      The chance of being a victim of crime in St. Augustine Beach is 1 in 54
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in St. Augustine Beach? In St. Augustine Beach, FL you have a 1 in 396 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 63 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of crime in St. Augustine Beach.

      Year Over Year Crime In St. Augustine Beach (per 100,000 people)

      Determining whether St. Augustine Beach is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. St. Augustine Beach violent crime rates have increased by 344%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 17% year over year. Total crimes for St. Augustine Beach has decreased by 7% in the same time frame.

      St. Augustine Beach police department

      ItemSt. Augustine BeachFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1631,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.54.23.3
      There are a total of 16 St. Augustine Beach police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 41.4% less than the Florida average and 23.7% 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
      Villano Beach, FL2,82960358418
      Butler Beach, FL5,2141539081,061
      Crescent Beach, FL9961569221,077
      World Golf Village, FL15,0412161,2801,496
      St. Augustine South, FL4,9302441,4451,689
      Flagler Estates, FL3,5332711,6091,880
      St. Augustine Shores, FL8,6123472,0572,404
      St. Augustine Beach, FL6,7102531,6011,854

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Belmont, VA6,71065542607
      Sturgis, SD6,7113022,3602,662
      Lutherville, MD6,7073391,4681,807
      Roosevelt, UT6,7143162,8873,203
      Murillo, TX6,7144492,5843,032
      St. Augustine Beach, FL6,7102531,6011,854
      Source: The St. Augustine Beach, 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.