Reported Annual Crime In Norwalk

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorwalk/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,310n/a (estimate)2,1493,0452,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorwalk/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder9n/a8.44.84.9
Rape33n/a30.732.738.6
Robbery131n/a121.9135.0101.9
Assault227n/a211.2253.8237.8
Violent crime400n/a (estimate)372426373
Burglary395n/a367.5504.3491.4
Theft1,087n/a1,011.51,677.11,775.4
Vehicle theft428n/a398.3436.8220.2
Property crime1,910n/a (estimate)1,7772,6182,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Norwalk, CA. The total number of reported crimes in Norwalk, 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 Norwalk, CA crime rate is 29% lower than the California average and is 25% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Norwalk, CA has a violent crime rate that is 13% lower than the California average and equal to the national average. For property crime, Norwalk, CA is 32% lower than the California average and 29% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Norwalk is 25% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.89 daily crimes that occur in Norwalk.
  • Norwalk is safer than 35% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Norwalk you have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Norwalk has decreased by 1%.

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Daily Crime In Norwalk (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Norwalk, 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 Norwalk, CA total amount of daily offenses is 1.42 times less than the California average and 1.33 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Norwalk, CA is 1.15 times less than the California average, and it is 1.00 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Norwalk, CA has a daily crime figure that is 1.47 times less than the California average and 1.40 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Norwalk (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Norwalk, CA compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Norwalk, CA safer than 44% when compared to other California cities, and 35% 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 Norwalk, CA. At this time, Norwalk, CA sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Norwalk

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Norwalk is 1 in 269
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Norwalk is 1 in 57
The chance of being a victim of crime in Norwalk is 1 in 47
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Norwalk, CA? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Norwalk, CA, you have a 1 in 269 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 57. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Norwalk, CA is 1 in 47.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Norwalk, 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 Norwalk, CA has increased by 26% and the rate of property crime in Norwalk, CA has decreased by 5%. The total crime rate in Norwalk, CA has decreased by 1% year to year.

Norwalk police department

ItemNorwalkCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a51,506556,527
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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Rose Hills, CA3,260106650756
La Habra Heights, CA5,398361,0001,036
Walnut, CA29,8221021,0571,159
Rossmoor, CA10,8161629971,160
North El Monte, CA3,9241841,1291,313
Norwalk, CA106,4553721,7772,149

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Richmond, CA106,4695903,6254,214
Murrieta, CA106,326631,5531,616
Brandon, FL106,6045493,3443,893
Lehigh Acres, FL106,7477664,6635,429
High Point, NC106,7975653,3943,959
Norwalk, CA106,4553721,7772,149
Source: The Norwalk, 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.