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Crime rate in Lake Park, Florida (FL): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Lake Park, FL compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Lake Park, FL

The 2018 crime rate in Lake Park, FL was 699 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 2.6 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 98.5% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Lake Park crime rate fell by 4% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 2 - an increase of 2 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Lake Park has seen a decrease in violent crime and an increase in property crime.
See how dangerous Lake Park, FL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Lake Park:

699.4
North Palm Beach:

60.7
Riviera Beach:

519.6
Palm Beach Shores:

369.8
Mangonia Park:

1,169.8
Palm Beach Gardens:

168.2
Juno Beach:

87.5
Palm Beach:

91.1
West Palm Beach:

481.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Lake Park by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.2)
1
(12.0)
1
(12.0)
1
(11.9)
2
(23.5)
2
(23.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
12
(129.2)
9
(97.9)
7
(78.5)
2
(23.2)
4
(46.2)
1
(11.5)
7
(84.7)
2
(23.9)
9
(107.6)
9
(107.0)
7
(82.2)
2
(23.2)
9
(103.8)
3
(34.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
40
(430.8)
31
(337.3)
48
(538.2)
45
(522.2)
58
(669.4)
25
(286.5)
30
(362.9)
43
(514.3)
24
(287.0)
32
(380.5)
29
(340.5)
36
(418.0)
37
(426.9)
28
(321.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
49
(527.7)
41
(446.1)
64
(717.6)
66
(765.8)
47
(542.5)
47
(538.6)
41
(496.0)
52
(621.9)
33
(394.6)
65
(773.0)
39
(457.9)
51
(592.1)
65
(749.9)
42
(481.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
205
(2,208)
128
(1,393)
100
(1,121)
161
(1,868)
99
(1,143)
116
(1,329)
108
(1,307)
107
(1,280)
96
(1,148)
89
(1,058)
61
(716.1)
103
(1,196)
62
(715.3)
84
(963.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
463
(4,987)
423
(4,602)
616
(6,907)
729
(8,459)
729
(8,414)
478
(5,477)
568
(6,872)
684
(8,181)
680
(8,131)
665
(7,908)
676
(7,936)
662
(7,686)
600
(6,922)
685
(7,859)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
169
(1,820)
105
(1,142)
80
(897.0)
67
(777.4)
38
(438.6)
30
(343.8)
41
(496.0)
24
(287.0)
55
(657.7)
39
(463.8)
55
(645.7)
85
(986.9)
46
(530.7)
56
(642.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(64.6)
1
(10.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.2)
3
(34.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(36.3)
1
(12.0)
1
(12.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(93.9)
2
(23.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)837.8641.7794.3906.1797.9542.5730.2761.5733.2805.7725.6778.9730.5699.4

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Lake Park, Florida as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lake Park is 671 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Lake Park:

481.9
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Lake Park:

692.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Lake Park:

574.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Lake Park:

528.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Lake Park:

707.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Lake Park:

472.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Lake Park:

616.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Lake Park:

562.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Lake Park:

424.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Lake Park:

652.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Lake Park:

713.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Lake Park:

706.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Lake Park:

489.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Lake Park:

608.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Lake Park:

318.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Lake Park:

405.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Lake Park:

323.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Lake Park:

682.1
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Lake Park:

568.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Lake Park:

771.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Lake Park:

636.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Lake Park:

676.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Lake Park:

734.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Lake Park:

708.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Lake Park:

679.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Lake Park:

591.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Lake Park:

715.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Lake Park:

913.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Lake Park:

704.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Lake Park:

680.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Lake Park:

963.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Lake Park:

522.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Lake Park:

626.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Lake Park:

537.4
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 24 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 26 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.69
Florida average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 26 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
Florida average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 20 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
Florida average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 53 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.62
Florida average:

2.53

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Lake Park, FL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 33403, 33404.