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Total crime 50%
Violent crime 47%
Property crime 51%
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 peopleBlue Lake/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,286 (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)203 (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)1,083 (estimate)2,3802,200

Key findings

  • Blue Lake crime rates are 50% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Blue Lake are 47% lower than the national average
  • In Blue Lake you have a 1 in 78 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Blue Lake is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Blue Lake has decreased by 4%

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

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      Daily Crime In Blue Lake (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Blue Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Blue Lake is 1 in 492
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Blue Lake is 1 in 93
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Blue Lake is 1 in 78

      Year Over Year Crime In Blue Lake (per 100,000 people)

      Blue Lake police department

      ItemBlue LakeCaliforniaNational
      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

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      Bayview CDP (Contra Costa County), CA1,7531749251,098
      Cutten, CA2,9822031,0781,281
      Bayview, CA2,5272511,3361,587
      Pine Hills, CA3,4402551,3571,611
      Humboldt Hill, CA3,7102841,5111,795
      Trinidad, CA2093441,8312,175
      Myrtletown, CA5,3204472,3822,829
      Blue Lake, CA1,1472031,0831,286

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lowell, OR1,1471291,3071,436
      Jamestown, IN1,147143816959
      Sherwood Shores, TX1,1471861,0701,256
      Weeping Water, NE1,147110800909
      Holly Pond, AL1,1462081,1281,336
      Blue Lake, CA1,1472031,0831,286
      Source: The Blue Lake, 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.