Overall, shark attacks on humans are very rare - just 98 attacks occurred worldwide in 2015, according to the International Shark Attack File.
Even in the oceans, the odds are stacked exponentially higher against sharks than they are against humans. National Geographic notes about two million sharks are killed by humans for every human killed by a shark.
When it comes to attacks on humans, few animals have a more exaggerated reputation than sharks.
Unless, of course, those humans refuse to leave them alone cas reportedly was the case on that Boca beach. We've seen countless cases of humans being real heroes to sharks, as well as villains.