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Total crime 69%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 69%
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 peopleCanyon Lake/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime89n/a (estimate)7842,7722,489
Murder0n/a0.04.35.0
Rape0n/a0.037.542.6
Robbery1n/a8.8132.481.6
Assault14n/a123.3267.1250.2
Violent crime15n/a (estimate)132441379
Burglary15n/a132.1386.1340.5
Theft47n/a414.01,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft12n/a105.7358.8219.9
Property crime74n/a (estimate)6522,3312,110

Key findings

  • Canyon Lake crime rates are 69% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Canyon Lake are 65% lower than the national average
  • In Canyon Lake you have a 1 in 128 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Canyon Lake is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Canyon Lake has decreased by 22%

Canyon Lake crime map

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

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

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Canyon Lake, CA per 100,000 people. In Canyon Lake, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 3.54 times less than the California average and 3.18 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Canyon Lake is 3.34 times less than the California average and 2.87 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Canyon Lake has a daily crime rate that is 3.58 times less than the California average and 3.24 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Canyon Lake (higher is better)

      How safe is Canyon Lake, California compared to other cities in California and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Canyon Lake is safer than 92% of the cities in California and 77% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in California and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Canyon Lake. Overall, Canyon Lake is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Canyon Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Canyon Lake is 1 in 757
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Canyon Lake is 1 in 154
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Canyon Lake is 1 in 128
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Canyon Lake, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 757. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 154 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 Canyon Lake is 1 in 128.

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

      Determining whether Canyon Lake is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Canyon Lake violent crime rates have increased by 25%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 27% year over year. Total crimes for Canyon Lake has decreased by 22% in the same time frame.

      Canyon Lake police department

      ItemCanyon 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      March ARB, CA1,145147775922
      Murrieta, CA108,583661,2991,365
      Warm Springs, CA1,7092281,2061,434
      Romoland, CA1,7692291,2101,439
      Lakeview, CA2,1492541,3441,598
      Meadowbrook, CA2,7822701,4251,694
      Winchester, CA2,4072711,4351,706
      Canyon Lake, CA10,985132652784

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Trophy Club, TX10,9878491499
      Browns Mills, NJ10,9832811,8162,097
      Martin, TN10,9891723,1183,289
      Crestwood, IL10,9894492,0362,485
      Leon Valley, TX10,9901204,6294,749
      Canyon Lake, CA10,985132652784
      Source: The Canyon 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.