Fort Lauderdale, FL Analytics

August recorded 1,620 crime incidents.

July recorded 6,468 crime incidents.

June recorded 8,064 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Other: 11,784
  • Theft: 1,881
  • Assault: 1,172
  • Burglary: 593
  • Arrest: 298
  • Vandalism: 253
  • Shooting: 97
  • Robbery: 74
  • Arson: 0

Crime by Month

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

June had about 1% more crime than July, with June producing 1,596 more crimes than July.

June had about 5% more crime than August, with June producing 6,444 more crimes than August.

Most Committed Crimes in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 12% of crime in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 92% of violent crime in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 76% of property crime in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Reported Shootings in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

We recorded 97 shootings over a three month period in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. That's an average of about 32.333 shootings per month. July saw the most shootings with 49, followed by June with 40 shootings, and August with 8 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.