Property Crime

Property Crime for Florida, 1997 - 2017

 

Property crime includes Burglary, Larceny, and Motor Vehicle Theft.  From 1997 to 2017, Florida has had a significant decrease in both the number (42.9%, from 922,956 offenses in 1997 to 526,816 in 2017) and rate (59.0%, from 6,273.1 in 1997 to 2,517.8 in 2017) of reported Property offenses. Rate is calculated per 100,000 population. Florida's population increased 39.2% during the twenty-year period.
  

Property Crime in Florida, 1997 - 2017
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Year Population Burglary Larceny Motor
Vehicle
Theft
Total
Property
Crime
% Change
in Number
Property
Crime Rate
per 100,000
Rate
Change
1997 14,712,922  214,894  599,190  108,872   922,956   -0.6   6,273.1   -2.6 
1998 15,000,475  202,559  578,774  104,094  885,427  -4.1  5,902.7  -5.9
1999 15,322,040  180,785  532,462   92,243   805,490   -9.0   5,257.1  -10.9 
2000 15,982,378  170,131  509,616   87,920   767,667   -4.7   4,803.2   -8.6 
2001 16,331,739  175,671  515,501   89,797   780,969   1.7   4,781.9   -0.4 
2002 16,674,608  176,058  508,213  87,979  772,250   -1.1   4,631.3  -3.1 
2003 17,071,508  170,577  505,266   81,536   757,379   -1.9   4,436.5   -4.2 
2004 17,516,732  166,255  482,243  78,295  726,793  -4.0  4,149.1  -6.5
2005 17,918,227  164,777  472,257  75,204  712,238  -2.0  3,974.9  -4.2
2006 18,349,132  170,733  473,281  76,411  720,425  1.1  3,926.2  -1.2
2007 18,680,367  181,574  490,044  73,582  745,200  3.4  3,989.2  1.6
2008 18,807,219  188,159  506,237  63,437  757,833  1.7  4,029.5  1.0
2009 18,750,483  181,658  479,282  50,204  711,144 -6.2  3,792.7  -5.9
2010 18,771,768 169,000 458,178 41,433 668,611 -6.0 3,561.8 -6.1
2011 18,905,048 170,223 461,455 39,619 671,297  0.4 3,550.9 -0.3
2012 19,074,434 153,337 441,410 37,275 632,022 -5.9 3,313.5 -6.7
2013 19,259,543 138,668 443,367 34,867 606,902 -4.0 3,151.2 -4.9
2014 19,507,369 120,963 425,006 36,111 582,080 -4.1 2,983.9 -5.3
2015 19,815,183 109,003 419,374 40,573 568,950 -2.3 2,871.3 -3.8
2016 20,148,654 100,909 409,379 43,044 552,513 -2.9 2,742.2 -4.5
2017 20,484,142 88,778 395,149 42,889 526,816 -4.7 2,571.8 -6.2
SOURCE: Florida Statistical Analysis Center:  FDLE (1997-2017). Crime in Florida, Florida uniform crime report [Computer program]. Tallahassee, FL.


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