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Total crime 31%
Violent crime 29%
Property crime 32%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAltadena/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,613 (estimate)2,5812,346
Murdern/an/an/a5.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a34.238.4
Robberyn/an/an/a113.673.9
Assaultn/an/an/a288.7279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)276 (estimate)442388
Burglaryn/an/an/a369.7314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a427.6246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,337 (estimate)2,1391,958

Key findings

  • Altadena crime rates are 31% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Altadena are 29% lower than the national average
  • In Altadena you have a 1 in 63 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Altadena is safer than 46% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Altadena has decreased by 7%

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      Daily Crime In Altadena (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Altadena

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Altadena is 1 in 363
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Altadena is 1 in 75
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Altadena is 1 in 63

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

      Altadena police department

      ItemAltadenaCaliforniaNational
      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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      San Pasqual, CA2,01769336405
      Rose Hills, CA3,033100482581
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      Ladera Heights, CA7,195144696839
      East Pasadena, CA6,159158765923
      Sierra Madre, CA11,067130798928
      Temple City, CA36,0841378981,035
      Altadena, CA45,0012761,3371,613

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Littleton, CO45,0721482,4102,557
      Cleveland Heights, OH45,1602631,2051,468
      West Seneca, NY45,1971301,3011,431
      Altoona, PA45,2096081,5542,162
      Titusville, FL44,7466292,3042,933
      Altadena, CA45,0012761,3371,613
      Source: The Altadena, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.