This webpage contains crime figures for Hamilton County, Florida. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Hamilton County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Hamilton County, Florida, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 2,463 total crimes reported in Hamilton County, Florida (488 of them violent). Of the 308 crimes that occur a year in Hamilton County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Hamilton County, Florida 308 times a year. This includes 5 murders, 23 rapes, and more than one thousand thefts (including 177 motor vehicle thefts).
During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Hamilton County, Florida for 8 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Hamilton County increased by 79 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 71 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden increase in crime over the last 8 years in Hamilton County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit nearly five hundred for Hamilton County, Florida in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Hamilton County, Florida law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Hamilton 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.