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Total crime 59%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 60%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSunset/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)963 (estimate)2,1532,346
Murdern/an/an/a5.96.5
Rapen/an/an/a35.438.4
Robberyn/an/an/a62.273.9
Assaultn/an/an/a280.1279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)172 (estimate)384388
Burglaryn/an/an/a240.6314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a176.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)791 (estimate)1,7691,958

Key findings

  • Sunset crime rates are 59% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sunset are 56% lower than the national average
  • In Sunset you have a 1 in 104 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sunset is safer than 66% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sunset has decreased by 15%

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

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      Daily Crime In Sunset (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sunset

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sunset is 1 in 583
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sunset is 1 in 127
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sunset is 1 in 104

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

      Sunset police department

      ItemSunsetFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a31,023558,732
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      El Portal, FL2,507125375501
      Biscayne Park, FL3,20398751849
      Glenvar Heights, FL17,687157722878
      Kendall, FL74,559177814990
      Bay Harbor Islands, FL5,885699451,014
      Sweetwater, FL20,718741,0481,122
      Indian Creek, FL5401,1241,124
      Sunset, FL16,602172791963

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Opelousas, LA16,6052,3706,5748,944
      Coalinga, CA16,6093759381,313
      Lemont, IL16,58798885983
      Hazel Park, MI16,5872021,3161,518
      Imperial, CA16,58349297345
      Sunset, FL16,602172791963
      Source: The Sunset, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.