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Total crime 31%
Violent crime 33%
Property crime 31%
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.
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWatertown/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,779 (estimate)2,6672,580
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.386.2
Assaultn/an/an/a260.8246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)257 (estimate)385381
Burglaryn/an/an/a337.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a193.3228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,522 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • Watertown crime rates are 31% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Watertown are 33% lower than the national average
  • In Watertown you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Watertown is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Watertown has decreased by 9%

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      Daily Crime In Watertown (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Watertown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Watertown is 1 in 390
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Watertown is 1 in 66
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Watertown is 1 in 57

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

      Watertown police department

      ItemWatertownFloridaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Five Points, FL1,0632161,2811,497
      White Springs, FL8717812,7343,516
      Lake City, FL12,1371,2157,0438,258
      Watertown, FL3,4512571,5221,779

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Winnsboro, TX3,4511801,0791,259
      Jewett City, CT3,4511441,1701,314
      Culloden, WV3,451131672804
      Riverton, IL3,4493501,1961,547
      Colonial Heights, TN3,4483121,4141,726
      Watertown, FL3,4512571,5221,779
      Source: The Watertown, 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.