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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 66%
Property crime 9%
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 peopleArcadia/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,496n/a (estimate)2,5292,8282,580
Murder1n/a1.74.45.0
Rape8n/a13.539.242.6
Robbery41n/a69.3137.386.2
Assault26n/a44.0266.5246.8
Violent crime76n/a (estimate)128447381
Burglary372n/a628.9416.2376.0
Theft969n/a1,638.21,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft79n/a133.6392.4228.9
Property crime1,420n/a (estimate)2,4012,3802,200

Key findings

  • Arcadia crime rates are 2% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Arcadia are 66% lower than the national average
  • In Arcadia you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Arcadia is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Arcadia has decreased by 9%

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 1.12 times less than the California average and 1.02 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Arcadia is 3.48 times less than the California average and 2.96 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Arcadia has a daily crime rate that is 1.01 times more than the California average and 1.09 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 66% of cities in California and 47% 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 779
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Arcadia is 1 in 42
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Arcadia is 1 in 40
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Arcadia, California you have a 1 in 779 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 42 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 40 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 decreased by 32%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 8% year over year. Total crimes for Arcadia has decreased by 9% 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, CA2,01770373443
      Rose Hills, CA3,033101536636
      Sierra Madre, CA11,06763859923
      East Pasadena, CA6,1591608521,011
      Cudahy, CA24,1063737751,149
      La Habra Heights, CA5,4061111,2191,330
      Bradbury, CA9541821,1821,364
      Arcadia, CA57,7551282,4012,529

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      San Marcos, TX57,7433982,1392,536
      Coconut Creek, FL57,7311431,6501,793
      Tamiami, FL57,7964022,3802,781
      Tonawanda, NY57,8441821,6481,829
      Tonawanda, NY57,8441551,3331,488
      Arcadia, CA57,7551282,4012,529
      Source: The Arcadia, 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.