Pembroke Pines, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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

The crime rate in Pembroke Pines is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 16 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Pembroke Pines is 1 in 63. Based on FBI crime data, Pembroke Pines is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Pembroke Pines has a crime rate that is higher than 49% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Pembroke Pines has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Pembroke Pines is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Pembroke Pines 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 Pembroke Pines.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Pembroke Pines's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Pembroke Pines is one in 819.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Pembroke Pines's rate for property crime is 15 per one thousand population. This makes Pembroke Pines 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 Pembroke Pines is one in 69.

Pembroke Pines Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 38% of U.S. Cities

Pembroke Pines Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
National Median: 4
    Pembroke Pines

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 819

in Pembroke Pines

1 in 258

in Florida


Population: 171,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 4 9 57 139
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.05 0.33 0.81


Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
National Median: 19
    Pembroke Pines

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Pembroke Pines

1 in 56

in Florida

Pembroke Pines Property CRIMES

Population: 171,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 184 2,074 237
Rate per 1,000 1.07 12.12 1.38

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Pembroke Pines Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
National Median: 26.9
    Pembroke Pines