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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 87%
Property crime 46%
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 peopleWest Park/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime599n/a (estimate)3,9162,6672,580
Murder2n/a13.15.25.0
Rape4n/a26.139.642.6
Robbery28n/a183.079.386.2
Assault75n/a490.3260.8246.8
Violent crime109n/a (estimate)713385381
Burglary59n/a385.7337.7376.0
Theft361n/a2,359.91,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft70n/a457.6193.3228.9
Property crime490n/a (estimate)3,2032,2822,200

Key findings

  • West Park crime rates are 52% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Park are 87% higher than the national average
  • In West Park you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Park is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Park has decreased by 7%

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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 1.47 times more than the Florida average and 1.52 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in West Park is 1.85 times more than the Florida average and 1.87 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, West Park has a daily crime rate that is 1.40 times more than the Florida average and 1.46 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 16% of every city located within Florida along with 8% 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 141
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Park is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Park is 1 in 26
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in West Park? In West Park, you have a 1 in 141 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 32. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in West Park, FL is 1 in 26.

      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 25%, while the property crime rate in West Park has decreased by 1% year over year. Summing up the numbers, West Park has decreased by 7% 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
      Weston, FL68,89357521578
      Plantation CDP, FL4,995118698816
      Lazy Lake, FL341569221,077
      Cooper City, FL34,364981,1741,271
      Washington Park, FL1,4791921,1381,330
      Virginia Gardens, FL2,7351211,2471,368
      Boulevard Gardens, FL2,1052021,1951,397
      West Park, FL14,8847133,2033,916

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Manorville, NY14,8852471,0141,261
      Oak Park, CA14,8851709071,077
      Mount Vernon, IL14,8801,5295,1836,712
      Greece, NY14,8921962,1112,306
      Forrest City, AR14,8719336,2367,169
      West Park, FL14,8847133,2033,916
      Source: The West Park, 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.