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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 62%
Property crime 8%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleArcadia/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,432n/a (estimate)2,4312,7722,489
Murder1n/a1.74.35.0
Rape10n/a17.037.542.6
Robbery35n/a59.4132.481.6
Assault38n/a64.5267.1250.2
Violent crime84n/a (estimate)143441379
Burglary301n/a511.0386.1340.5
Theft973n/a1,652.01,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft74n/a125.6358.8219.9
Property crime1,348n/a (estimate)2,2892,3312,110

Key findings

  • Arcadia crime rates are 2% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Arcadia are 62% lower than the national average
  • In Arcadia you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Arcadia is safer than 46% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Arcadia has decreased by 4%

Arcadia crime map

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The Arcadia crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Arcadia 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 Arcadia crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Arcadia (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Arcadia, CA per 100,000 people. In Arcadia, the total number of daily crimes is 1.14 times less than the California average and 1.02 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Arcadia is 3.09 times less than the California average and 2.66 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Arcadia has a daily crime rate that is 1.02 times less than the California average and 1.08 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Arcadia (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Arcadia in comparison to other California communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Arcadia safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Arcadia being safer than 63% of cities in California and 46% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking California cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Arcadia. In conclusion, Arcadia ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Arcadia

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Arcadia is 1 in 702
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Arcadia is 1 in 44
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Arcadia is 1 in 42
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Arcadia, California you have a 1 in 702 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Arcadia.

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

      Determining whether Arcadia is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Arcadia violent crime rates have increased by 12%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 5% year over year. Total crimes for Arcadia has decreased by 4% in the same time frame.

      Arcadia police department

      ItemArcadiaCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)10151,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.63.3
      There are a total of 101 Arcadia police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 51.2% less than the California average and 45.8% 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
      San Pasqual, CA2,01769366435
      Rose Hills, CA3,03399525624
      Sierra Madre, CA11,067137724861
      East Pasadena, CA6,159158834992
      Bradbury, CA954929181,010
      Temple City, CA36,0841779151,091
      Cudahy, CA24,1063748981,272
      Arcadia, CA57,7551432,2892,431

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      San Marcos, TX57,7433642,3082,672
      Coconut Creek, FL57,7311311,6171,748
      Tamiami, FL57,7963942,2382,632
      Tonawanda, NY57,8442581,2741,532
      Tonawanda, NY57,8441461,2781,425
      Arcadia, CA57,7551432,2892,431
      Source: The Arcadia, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.