This webpage contains crime figures for Franklin County, Florida. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Franklin County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Franklin County, Florida, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 2,065 total crimes reported in Franklin County, Florida (186 of them violent). Of the 258 crimes that occur a year in Franklin County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Franklin County, Florida 258 times a year. This includes 2 murders, 15 rapes, and more than one thousand thefts (including 108 motor vehicle thefts).
During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Franklin County, Florida for 8 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Franklin County decreased by 45 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 40 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual decrease in crime over the last 8 years in Franklin County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to two hundred for Franklin County, Florida in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Franklin County, Florida law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Franklin County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.