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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 7%
Property crime 21%
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 peopleAuburn/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime287n/a (estimate)2,0212,7722,489
Murder0n/a0.04.35.0
Rape8n/a56.337.542.6
Robbery5n/a35.2132.481.6
Assault37n/a260.5267.1250.2
Violent crime50n/a (estimate)352441379
Burglary72n/a507.0386.1340.5
Theft146n/a1,028.11,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft19n/a133.8358.8219.9
Property crime237n/a (estimate)1,6692,3312,110

Key findings

  • Auburn crime rates are 19% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Auburn are 7% lower than the national average
  • In Auburn you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Auburn is safer than 35% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Auburn has increased by 8%

Auburn crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Auburn (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Auburn, per 100,000 residents. In Auburn, the total number of daily crimes is 1.37 times less than the California average and 1.23 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Auburn are 1.25 times less than the California average and 1.08 times less than the national average. For property crime, Auburn has a daily crime rate that is 1.40 times less than the California average and 1.26 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Auburn (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Auburn, California compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Auburn safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Auburn is safer than 46% of California cities, and 35% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in California, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Auburn. At this time, Auburn sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Auburn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Auburn is 1 in 285
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Auburn is 1 in 60
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Auburn is 1 in 50
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Auburn, California you have a 1 in 285 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 60 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Auburn.

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

      A good indicator of whether Auburn 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 Auburn has decreased by 31%, while the property crime rate in Auburn has increased by 23% year over year. The number of total crimes in Auburn has increased by 8% year over year.

      Auburn police department

      ItemAuburnCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2651,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.93.63.3
      There are a total of 26 Auburn police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 47.8% less than the California average and 42% 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
      Lincoln, CA45,675669621,028
      Granite Bay, CA22,8401859791,164
      Meadow Vista, CA3,2141889951,183
      Newcastle, CA1,2491901,0071,197
      Lake of the Pines, CA3,9361991,0531,252
      Sheridan, CA1,4502041,0781,283
      Auburn Lake Trails, CA3,9462111,1141,324
      Auburn, CA13,8583521,6692,021

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hickory Hills, IL13,8581521,3981,550
      Big Bear City, CA13,8595622,9723,534
      Fairburn, GA13,8604733,0503,523
      Oneonta, NY13,8635101,9502,459
      Brookside, DE13,8534772,5413,018
      Auburn, CA13,8583521,6692,021
      Source: The Auburn, 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.