Palm Beach County Criminal and Public Records

Below you will find information and resources for Palm Beach County public records. This may include arrests, court cases, vital records, marriage licenses and birth certificates.

Palm Beach County is one of 60 counties in the state of Florida that we have criminal records data for. With a population of 7,426,895, it is the 4th most populous county in Florida. We’ve compiled a list of free public records resources as well as some interesting criminal stats. If you’re looking for records about a specific person in Palm Beach County, try our Public Records Search.

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Crime in Palm Beach County

2015 is the latest year we have criminal statistics for Palm Beach County. In that year, there were 4,411 major violent crimes and 27,498 major property crimes. Keep in mind that on top of those crimes, there were also minor crimes not included in our stats.

On a per capita basis, Palm Beach County ranked 59th for violent crimes and 57th for property crimes.

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Palm Beach County Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 4119 4411
Murder 54 72
Rape 251 288
Agg. Assault 2627 2860
Robbery 1187 1191
Property Crimes 27022 27498
Burglary 5455 4747
Larceny 19980 20564
Vehicle Thefts 1587 2187
Arson 86 65

Palm Beach County Court Records

Search through Palm Beach County clerk of court records to uncover information from dozens of public records databases. Perform a basic background check or use the resources below to conduct a case lookup, jail inmate search or a county court docket search. Some resources may contain information on warrants, sheriff and judicial records.

Palm Beach County Vital Records

The resources below may contain data related to vital records for Palm Beach County, Florida. Search through divorce records and marriage licenses, as well as death certificates and birth records to uncover information you are looking for. You may need to provide proof of identity to access some of these records.

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