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Total crime 3%
Violent crime 49%
Property crime 12%
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 peopleSunrise/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,536n/a (estimate)2,6472,6672,580
Murder2n/a2.15.25.0
Rape21n/a21.939.642.6
Robbery57n/a59.579.386.2
Assault106n/a110.6260.8246.8
Violent crime186n/a (estimate)194385381
Burglary187n/a195.2337.7376.0
Theft1,998n/a2,085.31,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft165n/a172.2193.3228.9
Property crime2,350n/a (estimate)2,4532,2822,200

Key findings

  • Sunrise crime rates are 3% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sunrise are 49% lower than the national average
  • In Sunrise you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sunrise is safer than 42% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sunrise has decreased by 16%

Sunrise crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Sunrise (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Sunrise for every 100,000 residents. The Sunrise total amount of daily crime is 1.01 times less than the Florida average and 1.03 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Sunrise, is 1.98 times less than the Florida average, and it is 1.96 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Sunrise has a daily crime average that is 1.07 times more than the Florida average and 1.12 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Sunrise (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Sunrise in comparison to other Florida communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Sunrise safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Sunrise being safer than 51% of cities in Florida and 42% 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 Sunrise. In conclusion, Sunrise ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sunrise

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sunrise is 1 in 516
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sunrise is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sunrise is 1 in 38
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Sunrise? In Sunrise, FL you have a 1 in 516 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 41 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Sunrise.

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

      A good indicator of whether Sunrise 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 Sunrise has decreased by 15%, while the property crime rate in Sunrise has decreased by 16% year over year. The number of total crimes in Sunrise has decreased by 16% year over year.

      Sunrise police department

      ItemSunriseFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)26131,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.04.23.3
      There are a total of 261 Sunrise police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 29.3% less than the Florida average and 7.9% 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
      Weston, FL68,89357521578
      Plantation CDP, FL4,995118698816
      Parkland, FL28,354113711823
      Hillsboro Beach, FL1,46798785883
      Hillsboro Pines, FL5101569221,077
      Lazy Lake, FL341569221,077
      Cooper City, FL34,364981,1741,271
      Sunrise, FL91,1771942,4532,647

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Redding, CA91,3206733,7294,402
      Santa Barbara, CA90,9224482,5192,967
      Plantation, FL90,8782512,8423,093
      San Marcos, CA91,4792061,0731,278
      Longmont, CO90,7194342,7073,141
      Sunrise, FL91,1771942,4532,647
      Source: The Sunrise, 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.