- Miami-Dade Fire Rescue is one of North America's busiest departments, responding to more than
235,000 callsin 2009.
- More than
100,000 patientswere transported last year by Miami-Dade Fire Rescue.
PoliceNote: Police Statistics refer to 2009 data. Check back in February for our 2010 Achievements!
Crimecases in Miami-Dade County are
down 12%since 2005.
- In 2009, the Miami-Dade Police Department initiated
5,337 arrests;38% of the arrested suspects had a violent criminal past.
Visitor Robberiesin Miami-Dade County are
down 17%since 2005.
Vehicle Theftsin Miami-Dade County are
down 27%since 2005.
13,946-- Last year, Animal Services
savedmore pets than ever before. These 13,946 are now happy pets enjoying the love and care of a new family. You can also help by donating to Animal Services.