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Total crime 59%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 60%
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. 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 peopleWest Pensacola/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,964 (estimate)2,5242,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.581.6
Assaultn/an/an/a258.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)594 (estimate)378379
Burglaryn/an/an/a295.2340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a181.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,370 (estimate)2,1462,110

Key findings

  • West Pensacola crime rates are 59% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Pensacola are 56% higher than the national average
  • In West Pensacola you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Pensacola is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Pensacola has decreased by 5%

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

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

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Pensacola

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Pensacola is 1 in 169
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Pensacola is 1 in 30
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Pensacola is 1 in 26

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

      West Pensacola police department

      ItemWest PensacolaFloridaNational
      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

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      Tiger Point, FL2,84588501589
      Oriole Beach, FL1,636107609716
      Lillian, AL1,298156818974
      Gulf Breeze, FL6,205731,0381,111
      Pea Ridge, FL3,8012221,2611,483
      Bagdad, FL3,8432391,3551,593
      Garcon Point, FL4612781,5771,855
      West Pensacola, FL20,3825943,3703,964

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      North Lynnwood, WA20,3843293,0033,332
      Sun Valley, NV20,3857063,3174,023
      Hammond, LA20,3896533,7634,417
      Portsmouth, OH20,3934272,9973,424
      Pleasant Prairie, WI20,395621,9882,050
      West Pensacola, FL20,3825943,3703,964
      Source: The West Pensacola, 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.