When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in San Luis Obispo, CA. All reported San Luis Obispo, 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 San Luis Obispo, CA overall crime rate is 42% higher than in comparison to the California average; and is also 51% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in San Luis Obispo, CA, the rate is 4% lower than compared to the California average, and 10% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, San Luis Obispo, CA comes in at 49% higher than to the average seen in California, and 57% higher than the overall national average.