Fort Lauderdale, FL Analytics

April recorded 2,039 crime incidents.

March recorded 37 crime incidents.

February recorded 3,193 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Other: 3,650
  • Theft: 668
  • Assault: 486
  • Burglary: 196
  • Arrest: 121
  • Vandalism: 89
  • Shooting: 36
  • Robbery: 23
  • Arson: 0

Crime by Month

In the past three months, February had the most number of crimes in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

February had about 86% more crime than March, with February producing 3,156 more crimes than March.

February had about 2% more crime than April, with February producing 1,154 more crimes than April.

Most Committed Crimes in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 13% of crime in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 93% of violent crime in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 77% of property crime in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Reported Shootings in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

We recorded 36 shootings over a three month period in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. That's an average of about 12 shootings per month. April saw the most shootings with 15, followed by February with 12 shootings, and March with 9 shootings.

Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.

We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.

Data is based on a radius around the center point of Fort Lauderdale. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.