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Total crime 54%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 52%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAugust/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,968 (estimate)2,8282,580
Murdern/an/an/a4.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a137.386.2
Assaultn/an/an/a266.5246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)627 (estimate)447381
Burglaryn/an/an/a416.2376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a392.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,340 (estimate)2,3802,200

Key findings

  • August crime rates are 54% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in August are 65% higher than the national average
  • In August you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • August is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in August has decreased by 4%

August crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In August (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is August (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in August

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in August is 1 in 160
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in August is 1 in 30
      The chance of being a victim of crime in August is 1 in 26

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

      August police department

      ItemAugustCaliforniaNational
      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
      Linden, CA2,0421719101,081
      Morada, CA4,7832001,0641,264
      Woodbridge, CA3,8822161,1521,368
      Lockeford, CA3,2812691,4311,700
      Escalon, CA7,3822741,6201,895
      Peters, CA4793231,7222,045
      French Camp, CA3,8103411,8132,154
      August, CA7,7816273,3403,968

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Glenside, PA7,781160779939
      Newport, AR7,7818754,6775,553
      Hobart, WI7,77948470518
      Southwood Acres, CT7,7852221,8052,027
      Wyoming, MN7,785114797911
      August, CA7,7816273,3403,968
      Source: The August, 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.