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Total crime 36%
Violent crime 6%
Property crime 44%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsForest Hills/100k peopleTampa/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8,1451,593 (estimate)2,0342,5242,489
Murder31n/a7.75.25.0
Rape120n/a30.039.442.6
Robbery285n/a71.275.581.6
Assault1,186n/a296.1258.3250.2
Violent crime1,622402 (estimate)405378379
Burglary1,022n/a255.2295.2340.5
Theft4,978n/a1,242.91,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft523n/a130.6181.8219.9
Property crime6,5231,191 (estimate)1,6292,1462,110

Key findings

  • Forest Hills crime rates are 36% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Forest Hills are 6% higher than the national average
  • In Forest Hills you have a 1 in 63 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Forest Hills is safer than 62% of the cities in Florida
  • Year over year crime in Tampa has decreased by 2%

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

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      Daily Crime In Forest Hills (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Forest Hills

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Forest Hills is 1 in 249
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Forest Hills is 1 in 84
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Forest Hills is 1 in 63

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

      Tampa police department

      ItemForest HillsTampaFlorida
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,22531,023
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.54.2

      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
      Feather Sound, FL3,47272409481
      Cheval, FL10,645144818962
      Safety Harbor, FL17,268949081,001
      Keystone, FL23,8501599011,060
      Westchase, FL22,9991599011,060
      East Lake, FL32,0461639271,090
      Trinity, FL10,3342081,1781,386
      Tampa, FL361,4774051,6292,034

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bakersfield, CA367,5554554,1424,597
      Aurora, CO351,1317352,9183,653
      Honolulu, HI349,5972713,0023,272
      Anaheim, CA346,7763162,3332,650
      New Orleans, LA382,9221,1455,2936,437
      Tampa, FL361,4774051,6292,034
      Source: The Forest Hills, Tampa, 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.