Jacksonville has 3 main colleges and like the rest of the city, have their own incidents of criminal activity. According to a report in the Florida Times Union, property crimes, such as theft, are occur the most often at Jacksonville schools.
Here is a break-down of the crime information for 2008:
Property Crimes (such as petty theft and grand theft) – 173
Violent Crimes / Sex Crimes – 66
University of North Florida
Property Crimes – 299
Violent Crimes / Sex Crimes – 19
Alcohol / Drug Related Crimes – 93
Traffic Violations – 97
Edward Waters College
Property Crimes – 47
Violent Crimes / Sex Crimes – 16
Alcohol / Drug Related Crimes – 1
If you have been arrested in Jacksonville, Florida, call our experienced Jacksonville Criminal Attorneys at (904) 634-0900.