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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 38%
Property crime 7%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrentwood/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,469n/a (estimate)2,2912,8282,580
Murder1n/a1.64.45.0
Rape7n/a10.939.242.6
Robbery39n/a60.8137.386.2
Assault105n/a163.8266.5246.8
Violent crime152n/a (estimate)237447381
Burglary211n/a329.1416.2376.0
Theft1,021n/a1,592.41,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft85n/a132.6392.4228.9
Property crime1,317n/a (estimate)2,0542,3802,200

Key findings

  • Brentwood crime rates are 11% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brentwood are 38% lower than the national average
  • In Brentwood you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brentwood is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brentwood has decreased by 2%

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

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      Daily Crime In Brentwood (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Brentwood 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 Brentwood (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to California, are 1.23 times less than the state average and 1.13 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Brentwood on a daily basis are 1.89 times less than than California average and 1.61 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Brentwood are 1.16 times less than the daily state average and 1.07 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Brentwood (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Brentwood in comparison to other California communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Brentwood safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Brentwood being safer than 61% of cities in California and 43% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking California cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Brentwood. In conclusion, Brentwood ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brentwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brentwood is 1 in 422
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brentwood is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brentwood is 1 in 44
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Brentwood, California you have a 1 in 422 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 49 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Brentwood.

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

      Determining whether Brentwood is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Brentwood violent crime rates have increased by 10%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 3% year over year. Total crimes for Brentwood has decreased by 2% in the same time frame.

      Brentwood police department

      ItemBrentwoodCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7451,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.43.63.3
      There are a total of 74 Brentwood police officers. This results in 1.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 61.2% less than the California average and 56.9% 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
      Norris Canyon, CA1,04663334397
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,45685453538
      Knightsen, CA1,606117623740
      Danville, CA43,75835721757
      Byron, CA1,429152807958
      Blackhawk, CA9,468157835992
      San Ramon, CA74,366561,0271,083
      Brentwood, CA56,9232372,0542,291

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Midwest City, OK56,9303123,1103,422
      Santee, CA56,8391851,5071,693
      Sanford, FL57,0397003,5464,246
      Oak Lawn, IL56,7741451,3541,498
      Tinley Park, IL57,125411,2251,266
      Brentwood, CA56,9232372,0542,291
      Source: The Brentwood, 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.