Valparaiso has a population of 5,081. During the past three years, Valparaiso saw 213 arrests. For 2017, the Valparaiso's arrest rate totaled 118.09 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 62.69% makes Valparaiso lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 8 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Valparaiso also totaled 52 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Crestview and Fort Walton Beach, Valparaiso is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Valparaiso had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Valparaiso averaged 8 violent crimes and 52 non-violent crimes.
The city of Valparaiso experienced 73 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 7 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 6, and the aggravated assault total was 60.
It is situated in Okaloosa county, Florida with a total number of 17 employees - 2 female, 10 male officers and 5 civilians. Valparaiso PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is FL0460400, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.