Florida State University: Crime & Safety

Florida State University
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Florida State University is a public school in Tallahassee, Florida with about 41,090 students and 6,550 employees.

Our Safety Report for this school is based on the US Department of Education 2012 public data sets for various categories of violent and non-violent crimes committed both on-campus and off-campus over the last three years.

Safety Evaluation

According to our analysis of the government data, Florida State University is a relatively dangerous place to study. American School Search gives this school grade "D" on safety.

From our perception of the data, there are certain problems with forcible sex offenses, aggravated assaults, and burglaries.

Campus Safety: Florida State University and Nearby Schools

Florida State University Safety Chart
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Criminal Offenses at Florida State University in 2009 - 2011

Alleged criminal offenses reported to campus security authorities and/or local police
Does not necessarily reflect prosecutions or convictions for crime


Type of Crime or Arrest
On-campus
Off-campus
Crime Chance*

Murder
0
0
0.0%

Neglient Manslaughter
1
0
0.0%

Forcible Sex Offense
16
6
0.2%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
0
0
0.0%

Robbery
28
7
0.3%

Aggravated Assault
25
5
0.2%

Burglary
225
62
0.7%

Motor Vehicle Theft
30
3
0.3%

Arson
16
0
0.2%

Illegal Weapons Possession
10
2
0.2%

Drug Law Violation
0
0
0.0%

Liquor Law Violation
555
8
1.1%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at Florida State University based on the present enrollment, past crime history, current crime trend, and an assumption that the school reports accurate numbers to the government.

Safety Grade is American School Search's subjective evaluation of Florida State University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

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