The city of Homestead, with a total population of 69,276, experienced 10,249 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 455.14 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 43.78% difference making Homestead higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 671 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Homestead also handled 2,482 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Coral Gables and Hialeah, Homestead is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Homestead experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Homestead totaled 671 violent crimes and 2,482 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Homestead experienced 9,654 violent crimes. Of those, 44 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 315 were for legacy rape, 3,379 were for robbery, and 5,916 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Miami-dade county, Florida with a total number of 150 employees - 14 female, 102 male officers and 34 civilians. Homestead PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is FL0130500, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.