Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Florida

Florida has a population of 20,598,139. In the year 2020, 94 people were killed by police in Florida, that number increased 36.23% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #21 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #23 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Hispanics which represent 25.17 percent of the population followed by Blacks at 15.38%. You are 7.62 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Florida.

Florida

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 93
  • 62
  • 31
  • 0
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 20,598,139
Black Population 3,167,011
Black Population % 15.38%
White Population 11,196,857
White Population % 54.36%
Hispanic Population 5,184,720
Hispanic Population % 25.17%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 539
Blacks killed by police 169
Whites killed by police 244
Hispanics killed by police 77
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 384.9 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 582.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 13.6%
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