Lauderdale Lakes, FL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate of 36 per one thousand residents, Lauderdale Lakes has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 28. Within Florida, more than 83% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Lauderdale Lakes. In fact, after researching dangerous places to live, NeighborhoodScout found Lauderdale Lakes to be one of the top 100 most dangerous cities in the U.S.A.

Importantly, when you compare Lauderdale Lakes to other communities of similar population, then Lauderdale Lakes crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Lauderdale Lakes does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Lauderdale Lakes does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Lauderdale Lakes.

For Lauderdale Lakes, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Lauderdale Lakes is one in 109.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Lauderdale Lakes's rate for property crime is 27 per one thousand population. This makes Lauderdale Lakes a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Lauderdale Lakes is one in 37.

Importantly, we found that Lauderdale Lakes has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Lauderdale Lakes is one in 320.

Lauderdale Lakes Crime Data

 

Crime Index

10

(100 is safest)


Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Lauderdale Lakes Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

331

975

1,306

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

9.15

26.94

36.08

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
9.15
3.78
National Median: 4
    Lauderdale Lakes
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 109

in Lauderdale Lakes

1 in 264

in Florida

Lauderdale Lakes VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 36,194
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 28 78 223
Rate per 1,000 0.06 0.77 2.16 6.16

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
26.94
21.46
National Median: 21
    Lauderdale Lakes
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 37

in Lauderdale Lakes

1 in 47

in Florida

Lauderdale Lakes Property CRIMES

Population: 36,194
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 103 759 113
Rate per 1,000 2.85 20.97 3.12

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Lauderdale Lakes Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
351
52
National Median: 28.3
    Lauderdale Lakes
    Florida