Northeast St. Johns County (includes ZIP codes 32081 & 32082):

The number one crime reported in this area where either an arrest was made or a suspect was named, is car break-ins with 152 so far this year. That's followed by grand theft.  Also topping the list criminal mischief and home burglaries.

As far as violent crimes in this area, which includes Nocatee and Ponte Vedra Beach, deputies report 4 assaults and 1 armed robbery.

Southwest St. Johns County (includes ZIP codes 32033 & 32145):

In the Southwestern part of St. Johns County, there have been 549 total crimes reported so far this year where arrests were made or suspects were named.  The most common are home burglaries, petty theft and grand theft.

This area, which includes Elkton, has a higher rate of violent crimes than the other areas in St. Johns County with 20 assaults, 8 street robberies, 2 armed robberies and 2 murders.

Southeast St. Johns County (includes ZIP code 32086):

In the southeastern part of St. Johns County, which includes St. Augustine Shores and Butler Beach, there have been 618 cases of crime reported so far this year where arrests were made or suspects were named. The most common is petty theft, followed by grand theft and car break-ins. 

There were also a number of violent crimes investigated, including 3 assaults with serious injuries, 1 armed robbery and 1 murder.

St. Augustine in St. Johns County (includes ZIP code 32084):

In St Augustine last year, 969 crimes were reported.  Included in those were 739 thefts, 116 burglaries, 69 assaults, 7 rapes and  1 murder.

St. Augustine Beach in St. Johns County (includes ZIP code 32080)

In St Augustine Beach last year, police worked 203 total crimes.  Included in those numbers were 136 thefts, 47 burglaries and 3 robberies.

Northwest St. Johns County (includes ZIP codes 32259 & 32092):

In the northwestern part of St. Johns County, which includes Julington Creek and Fruit Cove, there have been 465 crimes reported so far this year where arrests were made or suspects were named..

The most common crime was criminal mischief, followed by car break-ins, grand theft, petty theft and home burglaries.

Of the violent crimes in this area, assaults rank among the top, followed by armed robbery.

DUVAL COUNTY (crime number current as of Nov. 11, 2013):

Downtown/Springfield areas of Duval County: (includes ZIP codes 32202 & 32206):

This is the area known by the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office as Zone 1.  According to police records, there have been 4,936 crimes reported there since the beginning of the year. The most common crimes have been theft, vandalism and home burglaries.

As far as violent crimes for this zone, police received 300 reports of various assaults, which could involve shootings and stabbings -anything where someone is badly hurt.