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2020 Compare Crime Rates:
Destin, FL vs Fort Walton Beach, FL

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 Destin, FLFort Walton Beach, FLUnited States
 25.217.122.7
 50.34435.4

The Crime Indices range from 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime). Our crime rates are based on FBI data.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault.

Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims.


  Cities with the Least Crime Near Destin, FloridaCrime Index
 Shalimar, FL13.3
 Valparaiso, FL15.2
 Niceville, FL16.1
 Miramar Beach, FL27.2
 Cinco Bayou, FL29.3
 Lake Lorraine, FL29.6
 Freeport, FL29.9
 Eglin AFB, FL30.2
 Mary Esther, FL30.4
 Fort Walton Beach, FL30.6

Reviews for Destin    13 Reviews
Still a great place to live - 7/24/2019
I moved to Destin in 1987 when there was no development in the eastern part of town, only trees, beaches and a two lane road. I worked as a Sheriff's Deputy for over 30... Read More

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Redneck mekha - 3/7/2018
I knew about rednecks in this country only from South Park cartoon. I lived in a trashy places like Texas and Ohio, I used to think these were bad places to live. This... Read More

Crime on the Rise in Destin/New Sheriff takes away - 2/9/2013
Having owned a home for many years, it has become increasingly known that crime is on the rise here. Due to it being a tourist area, the local media, sheriff dpt. has... Read More

Reviews for Fort Walton Beach    9 Reviews
is it good place to live and retire? - 10/13/2014
I would like to know if Fort Walton Beach is a better place to live rather than busy Clearwater FL. We want to re-locate to a quieter city with all the amenities of a... Read More

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Great beaches, but don't recommend for single men - 9/6/2012
FWB is great for its beautiful beaches and saltwater fishing. It's also easy to move around town except during rush hour (yes, we have a rush hour - but it literally... Read More

Best location on the Panhandle - 7/8/2010
Great community located between Eglin and Hurlburt AFBs. Easy access to the best beaches, 20 minutes to the more expensive and modern city of Destin, make Fort Walton... Read More

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32541
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32548, 32544

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