This measures the number of crimes reported per 100,000 citizens, including both violent crimes and property crimes. The crime rate has been declining in Escambia County for the last five years. In Escambia it was down 3.4 percent in 2019 from 2018. In Santa Rosa, it was down 10.3 percent in the same time period. The state crime rate is down 6.3 percent from 2018.
Source: Florida Department of Law Enforcement