It is located in Highlands County, FL. It has a population of 8,956 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 564.98 per 10.000 people. There have been 506 arrests in 2011. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.003%. The majority of crimes committed in Avon Park are larceny/theft crimes - 291 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 55 felony charges and 451 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2011, the city of Avon Park averaged 323 violent crimes. Of that total, another 12 was for legacy rape, 61 was for robbery, and 250 was for aggravated assault.