F
Total crime 68%
Violent crime 61%
Property crime 69%
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 peopleAnderson/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime452n/a (estimate)4,3322,8282,580
Murder1n/a9.64.45.0
Rape6n/a57.539.242.6
Robbery12n/a115.0137.386.2
Assault45n/a431.3266.5246.8
Violent crime64n/a (estimate)613447381
Burglary89n/a853.1416.2376.0
Theft201n/a1,926.61,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft98n/a939.3392.4228.9
Property crime388n/a (estimate)3,7192,3802,200

Key findings

  • Anderson crime rates are 68% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Anderson are 61% higher than the national average
  • In Anderson you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Anderson is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Anderson has decreased by 17%

Anderson crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Anderson crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Anderson 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 Anderson crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Anderson

See all the best places to live around Anderson

Compare Anderson, CA Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Anderson?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Anderson?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Anderson poll results

      Daily Crime In Anderson (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Anderson on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of California and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Anderson (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to California, are 1.53 times more than the state average and 1.68 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Anderson on a daily basis are 1.37 times more than than California average and 1.61 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Anderson are 1.56 times more than the daily state average and 1.69 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Anderson (higher is better)

      Is Anderson safe in comparison to other cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Anderson to other cities in the state and across the country, Anderson is 10% safer than other cities of California and 9% safer than other cities in the nation. Anderson has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Anderson

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Anderson is 1 in 164
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Anderson is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Anderson is 1 in 24
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Anderson? If you reside in Anderson, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 164. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 27 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Anderson, is 1 in 24.

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

      A good indicator of whether Anderson is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Anderson has increased by 47%, while the property crime rate in Anderson has decreased by 22% year over year. The number of total crimes in Anderson has decreased by 17% year over year.

      Anderson police department

      ItemAndersonCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2251,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.23.63.3
      There are a total of 22 Anderson police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 39.4% less than the California average and 32.7% 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
      Palo Cedro, CA1,3791729141,085
      Shasta, CA1,7371739201,093
      Bella Vista, CA2,7062281,2161,445
      Lake California, CA2,7962381,2681,507
      Cottonwood, CA3,6443201,7042,024
      Millville, CA7574452,3692,814
      Bend, CA5975953,1703,765
      Anderson, CA10,1566133,7194,332

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Friendly, MD10,1554471,9382,385
      North Branch, MN10,1571142,3402,455
      Berlin, NH10,1541561,0041,160
      Bellmead, TX10,1591,2946,1967,490
      EspaƱola, NM10,1599423,7584,700
      Anderson, CA10,1566133,7194,332
      Source: The Anderson, 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.