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Total crime 20%
Violent crime 17%
Property crime 20%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBellflower/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,147n/a (estimate)2,8102,5812,346
Murder3n/a3.95.66.5
Rape27n/a35.334.238.4
Robbery113n/a147.9113.673.9
Assault205n/a268.3288.7279.7
Violent crime348n/a (estimate)455442388
Burglary248n/a324.5369.7314.2
Theft1,033n/a1,351.81,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theft518n/a677.9427.6246.0
Property crime1,799n/a (estimate)2,3542,1391,958

Key findings

  • Bellflower crime rates are 20% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bellflower are 17% higher than the national average
  • In Bellflower you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bellflower is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bellflower has increased by 18%

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

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      Daily Crime In Bellflower (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Bellflower on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of California and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Bellflower (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to California, are 1.09 times more than the state average and 1.20 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Bellflower on a daily basis are 1.03 times more than than California average and 1.17 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Bellflower are 1.10 times more than the daily state average and 1.20 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Bellflower (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Bellflower, California compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Bellflower safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Bellflower is safer than 26% of California cities, and 21% 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 Bellflower. At this time, Bellflower sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bellflower

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bellflower is 1 in 220
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bellflower is 1 in 43
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bellflower is 1 in 36
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Bellflower, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 220. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 43 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Bellflower is 1 in 36.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Bellflower is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Bellflower has increased by 7% and the rate of property crime in Bellflower has increased by 21%. The total crime rate in Bellflower has increased by 18% year to year.

      Bellflower police department

      ItemBellflowerCaliforniaNational
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rolling Hills, CA1,7600326326
      Rose Hills, CA3,033100482581
      Ladera Heights, CA7,195144696839
      La Habra Heights, CA5,40646848894
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,412104807911
      Rossmoor, CA10,933168815983
      Temple City, CA36,0841378981,035
      Bellflower, CA77,6874552,3542,810

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Gary, IN77,8585543,5564,110
      Mount Pleasant, SC77,907991,3271,427
      Racine, WI77,9315411,8042,344
      Alameda, CA77,4092473,1843,431
      Kennewick, WA77,9752513,3163,567
      Bellflower, CA77,6874552,3542,810
      Source: The Bellflower, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.