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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 28%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleActon/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,878 (estimate)2,8282,580
Murdern/an/an/a4.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a137.386.2
Assaultn/an/an/a266.5246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)297 (estimate)447381
Burglaryn/an/an/a416.2376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a392.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,581 (estimate)2,3802,200

Key findings

  • Acton crime rates are 27% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Acton are 22% lower than the national average
  • In Acton you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Acton is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Acton has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Acton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Acton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Acton is 1 in 337
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Acton is 1 in 64
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Acton is 1 in 54

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

      Acton police department

      ItemActonCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a51,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

      Sex offenders in California

      StateTotal offendersCalifornia /100KNational /100K
      California79,891232266
      There are a total of 79,891 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 232 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

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      Leona Valley, CA1,582131700831
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      Elizabeth Lake, CA1,7721981,0561,254
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      Desert View Highlands, CA2,4842611,3911,652
      San Fernando, CA24,3964101,2551,665
      Palmdale, CA156,8233741,5441,917
      Acton, CA7,1702971,5811,878

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Heber Springs, AR7,1692602,8723,132
      Woodlake, VA7,1721491,2381,387
      Fabens, TX7,1685353,0793,614
      Glenolden, PA7,1671542,0522,206
      Demopolis, AL7,1677533,5604,313
      Acton, CA7,1702971,5811,878
      Source: The Acton, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.