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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 152%
Property crime 38%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAlturas/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime100n/a (estimate)3,9982,8282,580
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape0n/a0.039.242.6
Robbery3n/a120.0137.386.2
Assault21n/a839.7266.5246.8
Violent crime24n/a (estimate)960447381
Burglary27n/a1,079.6416.2376.0
Theft38n/a1,519.41,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft11n/a439.8392.4228.9
Property crime76n/a (estimate)3,0392,3802,200

Key findings

  • Alturas crime rates are 55% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Alturas are 152% higher than the national average
  • In Alturas you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Alturas is safer than 5% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Alturas has decreased by 41%

Alturas crime map

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The Alturas crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Alturas as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Alturas crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Alturas (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Alturas

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Alturas is 1 in 105
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Alturas is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Alturas is 1 in 26

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

      Alturas police department

      ItemAlturasCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)651,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.13.63.3
      There are a total of 6 Alturas police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 40.7% less than the California average and 34.1% less than the National average.

      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Alturas, CA2,6169603,0393,998

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lamoni, IA2,6161339001,033
      Blasdell, NY2,6162058431,048
      Lexington Hills, CA2,61770373443
      Mineral Point, WI2,615811,1301,211
      Geneva, FL2,61778462540
      Alturas, CA2,6169603,0393,998
      Source: The Alturas, 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.