This webpage contains crime figures for Suwannee County, Florida. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Suwannee County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Suwannee County, Florida, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 7,248 total crimes reported in Suwannee County, Florida (1,355 of them violent). Of the 906 crimes that occur a year in Suwannee County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Suwannee County, Florida every 9 hours. This includes 7 murders, 74 rapes, and nearly four thousand thefts (including 438 motor vehicle thefts).
During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Suwannee County, Florida for 8 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Suwannee County increased by 36 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 58 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden increase in crime over the last 8 years in Suwannee County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit more than one thousand for Suwannee County, Florida in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Suwannee County, Florida law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Suwannee 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.