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


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

Crime rate in Sanibel, FL

The 2018 crime rate in Sanibel, FL was 63 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 4.4 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 23.2% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Sanibel crime rate is about the same compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Sanibel has seen a decrease in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Sanibel, FL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Sanibel:

62.6
Cape Coral:

107.3
Fort Myers:

356.9
Naples:

73.2
Punta Gorda:

86.9
Marco Island:

31.7
North Port:

155.6
Venice:

87.7
Arcadia:

233.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Sanibel by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.5)
2
(26.6)
2
(26.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(48.1)
1
(16.2)
0
(0.0)
5
(89.5)
3
(53.6)
2
(36.2)
5
(76.3)
3
(44.8)
4
(58.6)
5
(71.2)
4
(55.5)
5
(67.6)
3
(40.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
60
(961.5)
36
(583.1)
24
(415.4)
20
(358.0)
14
(250.0)
18
(325.7)
24
(366.0)
29
(433.4)
53
(776.3)
33
(469.9)
25
(347.0)
43
(581.5)
9
(119.9)
11
(146.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
57
(913.5)
60
(971.8)
73
(1,264)
81
(1,450)
94
(1,678)
89
(1,611)
88
(1,342)
76
(1,136)
148
(2,168)
73
(1,039)
56
(777.2)
41
(554.4)
47
(626.2)
58
(773.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(80.1)
3
(48.6)
2
(34.6)
4
(71.6)
3
(53.6)
1
(18.1)
3
(45.8)
6
(89.7)
4
(58.6)
1
(14.2)
2
(27.8)
2
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)119.9119.282.4106.799.6101.398.291.9161.989.868.789.462.862.6

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 2 registered sex offenders living in Sanibel, Florida as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sanibel is 3,736 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 2018
Sanibel:

26.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Sanibel:

46.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Sanibel:

47.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Sanibel:

27.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Sanibel:

35.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Sanibel:

36.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Sanibel:

22.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Sanibel:

38.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Sanibel:

27.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Sanibel:

26.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Sanibel:

44.8
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Sanibel:

0.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Sanibel:

40.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Sanibel:

24.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Sanibel:

11.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Sanibel:

5.7
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Sanibel:

16.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Sanibel:

68.0
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Sanibel:

55.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Sanibel:

148.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Sanibel:

112.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Sanibel:

148.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Sanibel:

272.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Sanibel:

156.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Sanibel:

147.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Sanibel:

148.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Sanibel:

141.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Sanibel:

154.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Sanibel:

151.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Sanibel:

172.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Sanibel:

250.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Sanibel:

79.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Sanibel:

58.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Sanibel:

55.7
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 2018, including police officers: 40 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.47
Florida average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 38 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
Florida average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 39 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.38
Florida average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 36 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.05
Florida average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 34 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
Florida average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 38 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.52
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 28 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
Florida average:

2.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 32 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.36
Florida average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 35 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.34
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.28
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 42 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.65
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 43 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.15
Florida average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 34 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.96
Florida average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 42 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.96
Florida average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 38 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.79
Florida average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 32 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.46
Florida average:

2.55

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Sanibel, FL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 33957.