Indian Shores, FL Criminal and Public Records

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About Indian Shores

Indian Shores is located in Pinellas County, with a population of 1,470. This makes it the 218th most populous city in Florida. It has an average income of $54,115.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 6 reported major violent crimes (0.001653 per person) and 32 reported major property crimes in Indian Shores (0.008815 per person). While these reported crime rates are helpful, it is very important to realize that there is a gap between the actual number of crimes committed and the number of reported crimes; many crimes are notoriously underreported.

In addition, some crimes may be charged under different headings. For example, aggravated assaults that are committed against family members may be charged as domestic violence rather than assault. The charts below show more stats on yearly trends for specific crime types in Indian Shores.

Crime Rates Compared to Florida

When it comes to major violent crimes, Indian Shores has 0.001653 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.005581 violent crimes per person statewide.

Indian Shores has 0.008815 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.033991 per person statewide.


Indian Shores Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 218th
  • Violent Crimes: 145th (206th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 133rd (163rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 232nd (275th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 167th (280th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 220th (256th per 100k)
  • Arson: 24th (14th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 5,269th
  • Violent Crimes: 627th (3,222nd per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 190th (1,411th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 480th (2,428th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 341st (1,864th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,750th (6,534th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 725th (5,245th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,515th (5,789th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 515th (3,197th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (559th per 100k)

In Pinellas County (2015)

  • Population: 18th
  • Violent Crimes: 16th (15th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 16th (11th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 18th (21st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 18th (21st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 19th (21st per 100k)
  • Arson: 6th (1st per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 1,470
  • Households: 843
  • Median Income: $54,115
  • Land Area: 0.338 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.598 miles2
  • Time Zone: EDT

Indian Shores, FL Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Rape 1 0
Agg. Assault 5 6
Robbery 0 0
Burglary 5 3
Vehicle Thefts 0 0
Arson 0 1

Violent Crimes in Indian Shores, FL in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Rape 0
Aggravated Assault 6
Robbery 0

Property Crimes in Indian Shores, FL in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 3
Larceny 29
Motor Vehicle Theft 0
Arson 1

Property Crimes in Indian Shores, FL

Year Property Crimes
2006 74
2007 62
2008 69
2009 97
2010 64
2011 70
2012 69
2013 54
2014 25
2015 32

Vehicle Thefts in Indian Shores, FL

Year Vehicle Thefts
2006 12
2007 6
2008 4
2009 2
2010 2
2011 1
2012 3
2013 0
2014 0
2015 0

Florida Criminal Statistics:


If you have an idea of how large Indian Shores is compared to the overall population of State or if you want to determine whether there has been an increase or a decline in reported crime numbers from year-to-year, then you may want to look at statewide reported crimes.

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 107521 93626
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 above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Indian Shores compares to the rest of Florida or to the nation in terms of likelihood that you will be the victim of a crime. To make those comparisons, you need to look at the crime rate. The crime rate refers to the number of crimes per a set number of people. In our crime rates, we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By comparing these rates, you can determine whether a person in Indian Shores is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of Florida or nationwide.


Property Crimes in the state of Florida

Year Property Crimes
2006 721084
2007 746347
2008 758934
2009 712010
2010 669035
2011 671200
2012 632988
2013 607172
2014 679446
2015 570270

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