Saint Lucie amassed 6,027 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Saint Lucie’s arrest rate was 3,864.10 per 100,000 residents. The county of Saint Lucie is 422.87% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 312 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Saint Lucie also experienced 1,460 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Alachua and Baker, Saint Lucie is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Saint Lucie, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 1,079 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Saint Lucie, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Saint Lucie, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Saint Lucie has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Saint Lucie experienced 312 violent crimes and 1,460 non-violent crimes. When comparing Saint Lucie to the national average of 739.02, Saint Lucie is higher by 422.87% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Saint Lucie are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 71-80.