Crescent City, CA Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Crescent City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCrescent City/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime296n/a (estimate)4,0373,0603,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCrescent City/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a055
Rape7n/a952525
Robbery13n/a177140109
Assault74n/a1,009232229
Violent crime94n/a (estimate)1,282402368
Burglary61n/a832605610
Theft125n/a1,7051,6221,899
Vehicle theft16n/a218431221
Property crime202n/a (estimate)2,7552,6582,731

When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Crescent City, CA. All reported Crescent City, CA crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Crescent City, CA overall crime rate is 31% higher than in comparison to the California average; and is also 30% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Crescent City, CA, the rate is 218% higher than compared to the California average, and 248% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Crescent City, CA comes in at 3% higher than to the average seen in California, and 0% higher than the overall national average.

The overall crime rate in Crescent City is 30% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 11.06 daily crimes that occur in Crescent City.
Crescent City is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States.
In Crescent City you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Crescent City has increased by 17%.

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Daily Crime In Crescent City (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Crescent City, CA for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for California as well as those across America as a whole. The Crescent City, CA total amount of daily offenses is 1.32 times more than than the California average and 1.30 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Crescent City, CA is 3.19 times more than than the California average, and it is 3.48 times more than than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Crescent City, CA has a daily crime figure that is 1.04 times more than than the California average and 1.01 times more than than the daily national rate.

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How Safe is Crescent City (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Crescent City, CA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Crescent City, CA to other cities in the state and across the country, Crescent City, CA is 12% safer than other cities of California and 12% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in California cities and all around the United States, Crescent City, CA has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Crescent City, CA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Crescent City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Crescent City is 1 in 79
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Crescent City is 1 in 37
The chance of being a victim of crime in Crescent City is 1 in 25

Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Crescent City, CA? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Crescent City, CA your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 79. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 37 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 Crescent City, CA is 1 in 25.

Year Over Year Crime In Crescent City (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Crescent City, CA is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Crescent City, CA has increased by 94%, the amount of property crime in Crescent City, CA has decreased by 1%, and the total amount of crime in Crescent City, CA has increased by 17% year to year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Bertsch-Oceanview, CA2,5132442,4602,704
Hiouchi, CA3905575,6106,168
Smith River, CA9116156,1896,804
Gasquet, CA5306676,7187,385
Crescent City, CA7,5601,2822,7554,037

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fair Lakes, VA7,55968788856
Thousand Palms, CA7,5585525,5546,106
Pineville, NC7,56238613,21813,604
Bluffdale, UT7,5621231,3951,519
Winsted, CT7,5631791,9722,151
Crescent City, CA7,5601,2822,7554,037

Crescent City police department

ItemCrescent CityCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1251,506504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.63.63.3

There are a total of 12 Crescent City police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 57% less than the California average and 52.4% 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.

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.