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Total crime 8%
Violent crime 31%
Property crime 0%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2020 and was released from Statistics Canada.
Total crime includes all violent and property crime. Violent crimes include: homicide, murder, assault, robbery, kidnapping, extortion, harassment, threats and all other violent violations. Property crimes include: breaking and entering, theft, motor vehicle theft, fraud, mischief and all other property crime violations. Crimes not reflected in this table include: criminal code violations, traffic violations, federal statute violations and drug violations. This crime data is estimated based on Statistics Canada data.
IndexAbbotsford/100k peopleBritish Columbia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3,9036,0404,223
Violent crime7241,1201,042
Property crime3,1794,9203,181

All Crime Incidents

StatisticAbbotsfordBritish ColumbiaNational
Total incidents8,915439,2052,225,600
Incidents per 100k5,5138,5325,856
Change in 100k rate-14.5%-10.9%-9.8%
All crime incidents includes all violent and property crime as well as criminal code violations (child pornography, disturbing the peace, justice violations), traffic violations (impaired driving), federal statute violations and drug violations.

Persons Charged By Age Group (per 100k)

StatisticAbbotsfordBritish ColumbiaNational
All (12+ years)1,1531,2791,709
Youths (12-17)3026721,108
Adults (18+)1,2271,3221,757

Weighted Clearance Rates

StatisticAbbotsfordBritish ColumbiaNational
Clearance rate252537
Clearance rate change13.7%-2.2%0.2%
Clearance rate violent384458
Clearance rate property191927
More severe crimes such as robberies, assault and homicides are given more weight to the overall clearance rates. Less severe crimes such as vehicle theft, fraud and mischief are given less weight to the overall clearance rates.

Key findings

  • Abbotsford crime rates are 8% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Abbotsford are 31% lower than the national average
  • In Abbotsford you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Abbotsford is safer than 67% of the cities in Canada
  • Year over year crime in Abbotsford has decreased by 11%

Abbotsford crime map

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      Daily Crime In Abbotsford (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Abbotsford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Abbotsford is 1 in 139
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Abbotsford is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Abbotsford is 1 in 26

      Year Over Year Crime In Abbotsford

      StatisticAbbotsfordBritish ColumbiaNational
      Total-11.0%-8.3%-7.9%
      Violent14.1%-2.6%-3.6%
      Property-18.6%-10.0%-9.8%

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Matsqui 4, BC4738103,5584,368
      Matsqui Main 2, BC1368913,9134,804
      Fraser Valley H, BC2,3328953,9304,825
      McMillan Island 6, BC1169714,2655,235
      Fraser Valley G, BC1,9631,0034,4065,409
      Skwali 3, BC101,0324,5345,567
      Upper Sumas 6, BC1841,0434,5805,622
      Abbotsford, BC160,1747243,1793,903

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Coquitlam, BC159,9806782,9773,655
      Barrie, ON159,6188912,5803,472
      Greater Sudbury, ON165,5621,1603,3574,516
      Sherbrooke, QC170,6868251,6082,433
      Lévis, QC149,3314639021,364
      Abbotsford, BC160,1747243,1793,903
      Source: The Abbotsford, BC data reflects 2020 and was released from Statistics Canada.