Crime in Myrtle Beach

Have you ever been robbed? Myrtle Beach has one of the highest crime rates in the state of South Carolina. One in every ten people in myrtle beach is involved in crime.

 “Data showed the overall number of violent crimes in Myrtle Beach was down summer 2021 compared to 2020 but up slightly compared to 2019

The number of reports for murder in 2019 and 2020 was one each. In 2021, the number jumped to four.”Crime tracker. 

This better supports the fact that Myrtle Beach has a ridiculous amount of crime. 

The main reason crime is so high in myrtle beach is theft. Millions of tourists come yearly, so statistically, myrtle beach would be a gold mine to criminals. “one of 2018’s most dangerous cities in the country.” SafeWise.