It is located in Lee County, FL. It has a population of 79,918 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 370.26 per 10.000 people. There have been 2,959 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 Myers are larceny/theft crimes - 1,607 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 5 arrests.
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Most of the city arrests fall into 21-30 age group - 39.2%, the least crimes have committed people between 81-90 - 0.2%. When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to White race, whilst the least arrests had American Indian race.
The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 752 felony charges and 2,207 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Fort Myers averaged 8,723 violent crimes. Of that total, 156 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 405 was for legacy rape, 2,170 was for robbery, and 5,992 was for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Lee county, Florida with a total number of 225 employees - 36 female, 127 male officers and 62 civilians. Fort Myers PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is FL0360100, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.