Reported Annual Crime In Albany

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAlbany/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime639n/a (estimate)3,2403,0452,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAlbany/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a5.14.84.9
Rape6n/a30.432.738.6
Robbery16n/a81.1135.0101.9
Assault11n/a55.8253.8237.8
Violent crime34n/a (estimate)172426373
Burglary95n/a481.7504.3491.4
Theft447n/a2,266.41,677.11,775.4
Vehicle theft63n/a319.4436.8220.2
Property crime605n/a (estimate)3,0672,6182,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Albany, CA. The total number of reported crimes in Albany, CA is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Albany, CA crime rate is 6% higher than the California average and is 13% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Albany, CA has a violent crime rate that is 60% lower than the California average and 54% lower than the national average. For property crime, Albany, CA is 17% higher than the California average and 23% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Albany is 13% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.88 daily crimes that occur in Albany.
  • Albany is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Albany you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Albany has increased by 23%.

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Daily Crime In Albany (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Albany, CA per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for California as well as national figures. In Albany, CA the total number of daily crimes is 1.06 times more than the California average and 1.13 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Albany, CA are 2.47 times less than the California average and 2.16 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Albany, CA has a daily crime rate that is 1.17 times more than the California average and 1.23 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Albany (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Albany, CA compared to every other city in California as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Albany, CA ranks safer than 57% of every city located within California along with 43% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in California and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Albany, CA. As a result, Albany, CA is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Albany

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Albany is 1 in 581
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Albany is 1 in 33
The chance of being a victim of crime in Albany is 1 in 31
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Albany, CA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Albany, CA you have a 1 in 581 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Albany, CA.

Year Over Year Crime In Albany (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether Albany, CA is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Albany, CA has increased by 8% and the rate of property crime in Albany, CA has increased by 24%. The total crime rate in Albany, CA has increased by 23% year to year.

Albany police department

ItemAlbanyCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3251,506556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.73.63.3
There are a total of 32 Albany police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 53.3% less than the California average and 48.3% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in California

StateTotal offendersCalifornia /100KNational /100K
California68,119197222
There are a total of 68,119 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 197 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 11% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Acalanes Ridge, CA1,22660367427
Castle Hill, CA1,22360367427
Sleepy Hollow, CA2,58467411477
Reliez Valley, CA3,67781499580
Tiburon, CA9,10097840937
Albany, CA19,0201723,0673,240

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Montrose, CO19,0181214,3674,488
Brookfield, IL19,0222991,5491,848
Pickerington, OH19,0142081,8472,055
Brook Park, OH19,0273292,9193,249
Niles, OH19,0283163,9214,237
Albany, CA19,0201723,0673,240
Source: The Albany, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.