It is located in Broward County, FL. It has a population of 180,972 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 612.14 per 10.000 people. There have been 11,078 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Fort Lauderdale are larceny/theft crimes - 7,424 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 15 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 1,072 felony charges and 10,006 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Fort Lauderdale averaged 15,330 violent crimes. Of that total, 169 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 792 was for legacy rape, 7,162 was for robbery, and 7,207 was for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Broward county, Florida with a total number of 343 employees - 89 female, 127 male officers and 127 civilians. Fort Lauderdale PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is FL0060300, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.