Miramar, FL Criminal and Public Records

Are you searching for criminal records or background information on someone in Miramar, FL? BeenVerified has access to public arrest records in Broward County that can help you identify criminal background history for individuals in and around the Miramar area. Miramar has a population of 137,132, which makes it the 13th largest city in Florida, and an average income of $65,282. We’ve compiled helpful crime statistics below, or you can look up a specific person’s criminal records.

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Crime in Miramar, FL

One of the first ways to gauge crime is to look at the reported crimes in that city over a year’s time. Keep in mind that you cannot compare one city’s reported crimes to another city’s reported crimes without also understanding any differences in population. In addition, the reported crime rate and the actual crime rate may be very different; crimes such as forcible rape are notoriously underreported, while crimes like motor vehicle theft have higher reporting rates.

In 2015, there were 452 reported violent crimes and 2794 reported property crimes in Miramar. This compares to 93,626 reported violent crimes and 570,270 reported property crimes statewide in Florida. This makes Miramar 139th in the state of Florida when it comes to violent crimes per 100k people.

The most common violent crime in Miramar was agg. assault, with 280 reported. The most common property crime was larceny, with 2,176 reported.

In addition to these major crimes, there were a number of other offenses committed, but most of those were charged as misdemeanors. Our charts below have much more information.


Miramar Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 13th
  • Violent Crimes: 27th (139th per 100k)
  • Murder: 14th (81st per 100k)
  • Rape: 20th (104th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 27th (148th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 26th (107th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 28th (202nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 41st (228th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 27th (192nd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 22nd (129th per 100k)
  • Arson: 17th (84th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 182nd
  • Violent Crimes: 254th (2,063rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 73rd (381st per 100k)
  • Rape: 149th (1,122nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 234th (2,141st per 100k)
  • Robbery: 217th (1,015th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 319th (3,854th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 373rd (3,687th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 288th (3,578th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 301st (1,670th per 100k)
  • Arson: 110th (776th per 100k)

In Broward County (2015)

  • Population: 4th
  • Violent Crimes: 5th (12th per 100k)
  • Murder: 4th (9th per 100k)
  • Rape: 4th (11th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 5th (12th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 5th (16th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 8th (19th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 10th (22nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 8th (19th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 7th (17th per 100k)
  • Arson: 4th (12th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 137,132
  • Households: 38,474
  • Median Income: $65,282
  • Land Area: 29.38 miles2
  • Water Area: 1.899 miles2
  • Time Zone: EDT

Miramar, FL Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 4 5
Rape 43 42
Agg. Assault 244 280
Robbery 126 125
Burglary 722 388
Vehicle Thefts 179 230
Arson 6 8

Violent Crimes in Miramar, FL in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 5
Rape 42
Aggravated Assault 280
Robbery 125

Property Crimes in Miramar, FL in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 388
Larceny 2176
Motor Vehicle Theft 230
Arson 8

Burglary in Miramar, FL

Year Burglary
2006 800
2007 1038
2008 1030
2009 1020
2010 1262
2011 981
2012 862
2013 1070
2014 722
2015 388

Property Crimes in Miramar, FL

Year Property Crimes
2006 3219
2007 3812
2008 3726
2009 3591
2010 3651
2011 3208
2012 2984
2013 3164
2014 2750
2015 2794

Florida Criminal Statistics:


Criminal Records Lookup

Do you want to lookup a specific individual’s criminal records? While a criminal background check may be important, it is important to understand that that the presence or absence of some criminal history may not be indicative of a person’s actual criminal behavior. People can be arrested for and charged with crimes that they did not commit, while other people may never be charged with crimes that they did commit. Therefore, when looking at an individual’s criminal background, it is important to understand the differences between arrests, charges, and convictions. It is equally important to understand that the absence of a criminal record does not guarantee that a person has not engaged in criminal behavior or will not engage in future criminal behavior.

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You may also want to look at statewide reporting numbers.

Florida Statistics:

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 107521 93626
Murder 1149 1041
Rape 14614 12983
Agg. Assault 72895 63895
Robbery 24914 21137
Property Crimes 679446 570270
Burglary 143220 109268
Larceny 493647 420341
Vehicle Thefts 42579 40661
Arson 0 0

While the overall numbers can help you find some information, the crime rate is more informative. The crime rate can be reported in various ways; here we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By looking at the crime rate in a city, you can determine whether that city is more or less dangerous than surrounding cities. Here, we have compiled comparisons of the rate for various crimes in Miramar and compared them to the rates for that same crime in Florida and nationwide.


Burglary in the state of Florida

Year Burglary
2006 170873
2007 181833
2008 188467
2009 181884
2010 169119
2011 170171
2012 153563
2013 138916
2014 143220
2015 109268

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