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


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

Crime rate in Palmetto Bay, FL

The 2017 crime rate in Palmetto Bay, FL is 198 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 64.7% U.S. cities. The 2017 Palmetto Bay crime rate is about the same compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Palmetto Bay has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Palmetto Bay, FL is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Palmetto Bay:

198.2
Cutler Bay:

206.8
South Miami:

366.9
Coral Gables:

170.2
West Miami:

86.8
Sweetwater:

168.9
Key Biscayne:

55.4
Doral:

165.6
Miami:

391.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Palmetto Bay by year

Type

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(4.0)
1
(3.9)
2
(8.3)
1
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.2)
2
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
9
(36.1)
2
(7.9)
3
(12.5)
4
(17.2)
3
(13.4)
3
(13.3)
3
(12.8)
6
(25.3)
2
(8.2)
2
(8.2)
4
(16.3)
7
(28.3)
5
(20.1)
1
(4.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
22
(88.3)
42
(164.9)
42
(175.1)
34
(146.0)
22
(98.1)
15
(66.5)
25
(106.3)
16
(67.4)
16
(65.9)
15
(61.4)
21
(85.5)
21
(84.8)
23
(92.5)
18
(72.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
65
(261.0)
67
(263.1)
59
(246.0)
60
(257.7)
30
(133.8)
39
(173.0)
42
(178.5)
44
(185.4)
34
(140.0)
19
(77.8)
19
(77.4)
33
(133.2)
21
(84.4)
37
(149.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
122
(489.9)
144
(565.5)
126
(525.3)
150
(644.1)
162
(722.7)
143
(634.3)
158
(671.6)
211
(889.2)
212
(872.8)
140
(573.3)
118
(480.5)
146
(589.4)
106
(426.1)
101
(408.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
747
(3,000)
707
(2,776)
699
(2,914)
822
(3,530)
754
(3,364)
754
(3,345)
703
(2,988)
683
(2,878)
666
(2,742)
571
(2,338)
669
(2,724)
634
(2,559)
607
(2,440)
644
(2,601)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
105
(421.6)
103
(404.5)
71
(296.0)
86
(369.3)
82
(365.8)
57
(252.9)
55
(233.8)
17
(71.6)
34
(140.0)
33
(135.1)
49
(199.5)
44
(177.6)
35
(140.7)
33
(133.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(12.0)
2
(7.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.5)
1
(4.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.2)
2
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)303.7299.2305.4333.5281.3272.5263.0260.7252.8201.4212.7232.5199.4198.2

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 9 registered sex offenders living in Palmetto Bay, Florida as of October 18, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Palmetto Bay is 2,774 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Palmetto Bay:

115.1
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Palmetto Bay:

108.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Palmetto Bay:

137.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Palmetto Bay:

97.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Palmetto Bay:

94.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Palmetto Bay:

127.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Palmetto Bay:

151.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Palmetto Bay:

155.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Palmetto Bay:

142.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Palmetto Bay:

129.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Palmetto Bay:

227.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Palmetto Bay:

239.7
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Palmetto Bay:

229.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Palmetto Bay:

218.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Property crime rate in 2017
Palmetto Bay:

231.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Palmetto Bay:

228.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Palmetto Bay:

272.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Palmetto Bay:

262.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Palmetto Bay:

251.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Palmetto Bay:

332.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Palmetto Bay:

332.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Palmetto Bay:

318.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Palmetto Bay:

332.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Palmetto Bay:

367.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Palmetto Bay:

360.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Palmetto Bay:

295.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Palmetto Bay:

312.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Palmetto Bay:

311.2
U.S. Average:

327.4
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 2013, including police officers: 46 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 43 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Florida average:

2.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 43 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 41 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Florida average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 42 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Florida average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 43 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Florida average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 41 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Florida average:

2.53

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Palmetto Bay, FL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians