Bellflower, CA Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Bellflower

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBellflower/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,161n/a (estimate)2,7853,0603,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBellflower/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a155
Rape9n/a122525
Robbery105n/a135140109
Assault164n/a211232229
Violent crime279n/a (estimate)360402368
Burglary427n/a550605610
Theft968n/a1,2481,6221,899
Vehichle theft487n/a628431221
Property crime1,882n/a (estimate)2,4252,6582,731

The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Bellflower, CA. These figures on reported criminal activity in Bellflower, CA, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Bellflower, CA is 8% lower than the average of the whole of the state of California, and when compared with the national average, is 10% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Bellflower, CA has 10% lower than violent crime rate than California average, while remaining 2% lower than the national average. In property crime, Bellflower, CA is 8% lower than the average of California and is 11% lower than the national average.

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Daily Crime In Bellflower (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Bellflower, CA on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of California. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Bellflower, CA (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to California state wide, are 1.10 times less than than the state average and 1.11 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Bellflower, CA on a daily bases are 1.12 times less than than California average and 1.02 times less than than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Bellflower, CA are 1.10 times less than than the daily state average and 1.13 times less than than the daily national numbers.

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How Safe is Bellflower (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Bellflower, CA compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Bellflower, CA safer than 37% when compared to other California cities, and 31% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in California, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Bellflower, CA. At this time, Bellflower, CA sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

The overall crime rate in Bellflower is 10% lower than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 7.63 daily crimes that occur in Bellflower.
Bellflower is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States.
In Bellflower you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Bellflower has increased by 2%.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bellflower

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bellflower is 1 in 279
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bellflower is 1 in 42
The chance of being a victim of crime in Bellflower is 1 in 36

Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Bellflower, CA? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Bellflower, CA your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 279. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 42 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Bellflower, CA is 1 in 36.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Bellflower, 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 Bellflower, CA has decreased by 7% and the rate of property crime in Bellflower, CA has increased by 4%. The total crime rate in Bellflower, CA has increased by 2% year to year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Rolling Hills, CA1,7330581581
La Habra Heights, CA5,333551,0121,067
Rose Hills, CA3,1161091,0931,201
Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,078361,4341,470
Ladera Heights, CA7,0721391,3941,533
Bellflower, CA76,6193602,4252,785

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Melbourne, FL76,6098504,3705,220
Bloomington, IL76,5275112,4352,946
St. Joseph, MO76,7294845,6086,092
Mission, TX76,784883,6203,708
Fishers, IN76,835199911,010
Bellflower, CA76,6193602,4252,785

Bellflower police department

ItemBellflowerCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a51,506504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

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.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. 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.