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Total crime 36%
Violent crime 47%
Property crime 34%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Park/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime515n/a (estimate)3,3782,5242,489
Murder3n/a19.75.25.0
Rape8n/a52.539.442.6
Robbery18n/a118.175.581.6
Assault56n/a367.3258.3250.2
Violent crime85n/a (estimate)558378379
Burglary59n/a387.0295.2340.5
Theft300n/a1,967.71,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft71n/a465.7181.8219.9
Property crime430n/a (estimate)2,8202,1462,110

Key findings

  • West Park crime rates are 36% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Park are 47% higher than the national average
  • In West Park you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Park is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Park has decreased by 14%

West Park crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In West Park (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in West Park, FL per 100,000 people. In West Park, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.34 times more than the Florida average and 1.36 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in West Park is 1.47 times more than the Florida average and 1.47 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, West Park has a daily crime rate that is 1.31 times more than the Florida average and 1.34 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is West Park (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of West Park to every other city in Florida, as well as the entirety of the United States, is West Park safe? The gauges above illustrate that West Park is safer than 25% of every city located within Florida along with 14% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Florida and in the United States as a whole. As a result, West Park, FL is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Park is 1 in 180
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Park is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Park is 1 in 30
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in West Park? In West Park, you have a 1 in 180 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 36. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in West Park, FL is 1 in 30.

      Year Over Year Crime In West Park (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in West Park, FL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in West Park has decreased by 22%, while the property crime rate in West Park has decreased by 12% year over year. Summing up the numbers, West Park has decreased by 14% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      West Park police department

      ItemWest ParkFloridaNational
      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
      Indian Creek, FL54000
      Weston, FL68,89346503549
      Plantation CDP, FL4,995116657772
      Bay Harbor Islands, FL5,88550847897
      Lazy Lake, FL341538671,020
      Cooper City, FL34,364709761,046
      El Portal, FL2,507811,0081,089
      West Park, FL14,8845582,8203,378

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Oak Park, CA14,8851688881,056
      Manorville, NY14,8852539671,220
      Mount Vernon, IL14,8801,4464,9396,384
      Greece, NY14,8924771,8262,303
      Forrest City, AR14,8719294,8105,739
      West Park, FL14,8845582,8203,378
      Source: The West Park, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.