What are the odds that you'll be safer in Modesto, CA compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Modesto, CA safer than 2% when compared to other California cities, and 3% 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 Modesto, CA. At this time, Modesto, CA sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.