Analytics, Charts, and Graphs of Crime Data

For DeSoto County, FL

February recorded 293 crime incidents.

January recorded 340 crime incidents.

December recorded 323 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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Crime Types

  • Other: 366
  • Theft: 291
  • Assault: 114
  • Burglary: 104
  • Shooting: 39
  • Arrest: 37
  • Robbery: 5
  • Vandalism: 0
  • Arson: 0

Crime by Month

In the past three months, January had the most number of crimes in DeSoto County, Florida.

January had about 1% more crime than December, with January producing 17 more crimes than December.

January had about 1% more crime than February, with January producing 47 more crimes than February.

Most Committed Crimes in DeSoto County, Florida

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 30% of crime in DeSoto County, Florida.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 75% of violent crime in DeSoto County, Florida.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 74% of property crime in DeSoto County, Florida.

Reported Shootings in DeSoto County, Florida

We recorded 39 shootings over a three month period in DeSoto County, Florida. That's an average of about 13 shootings per month. January saw the most shootings with 22, followed by December with 10 shootings, and February with 7 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.