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Total crime 15%
Violent crime 13%
Property crime 20%
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 peopleArtesia/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime356n/a (estimate)2,1222,7722,489
Murder1n/a6.04.35.0
Rape2n/a11.937.542.6
Robbery28n/a166.9132.481.6
Assault41n/a244.4267.1250.2
Violent crime72n/a (estimate)429441379
Burglary90n/a536.4386.1340.5
Theft161n/a959.51,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft33n/a196.7358.8219.9
Property crime284n/a (estimate)1,6932,3312,110

Key findings

  • Artesia crime rates are 15% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Artesia are 13% higher than the national average
  • In Artesia you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Artesia is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Artesia has decreased by 14%

Artesia crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Artesia (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Artesia, CA per 100,000 people. In Artesia, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.31 times less than the California average and 1.17 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Artesia is 1.03 times less than the California average and 1.13 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Artesia has a daily crime rate that is 1.38 times less than the California average and 1.25 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Artesia (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in California and all other cities across the US, is Artesia safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Artesia is safer than 35% of other cities in the state of California. In addition, Artesia is safer than 28% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all California and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Artesia. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Artesia is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Artesia

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Artesia is 1 in 234
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Artesia is 1 in 60
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Artesia is 1 in 48
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Artesia? If you reside in Artesia, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 234. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 60 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 Artesia, is 1 in 48.

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

      Determining whether Artesia is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Artesia violent crime rates have decreased by 11%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 14% year over year. Total crimes for Artesia has decreased by 14% in the same time frame.

      Artesia police department

      ItemArtesiaCaliforniaNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rose Hills, CA3,03399525624
      Rossmoor, CA10,9331688881,056
      Los Alamitos, CA11,661521,1261,178
      Cudahy, CA24,1063748981,272
      Cypress, CA48,9781061,2141,320
      Walnut, CA30,0261261,2821,408
      Maywood, CA27,6723301,0851,415
      Artesia, CA16,7894291,6932,122

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fairview Heights, IL16,7932503,6113,861
      Country Club Hills, IL16,7942673,3533,620
      Fayetteville, GA16,7802741,9072,181
      Mount Vernon, OH16,7771621,8902,052
      Welby, CO16,7715443,7024,246
      Artesia, CA16,7894291,6932,122
      Source: The Artesia, 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.