A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 1% higher than the average of crimes committed in California. It is also 9% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA shows a crime rate that is 66% lower than the California average. The crime rate is also 60% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA is shown to be 13% higher than the California average and 20% higher than the national average.
The Carmel-by-the-Sea crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Carmel-by-the-Sea as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Carmel-by-the-Sea crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Carmel-by-the-Sea is 9% higher than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 8.18 daily crimes that occur in Carmel-by-the-Sea.
Carmel-by-the-Sea is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States.
In Carmel-by-the-Sea you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Carmel-by-the-Sea has decreased by 6%.
Compare Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA Crime To Other Cities
Daily Crime In Carmel-by-the-Sea (per 100,000 people)
The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for California and on a national level. In Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA the total number of daily crimes is 1.01 times more than the California average and 1.09 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA is 2.93 times less than the California average and 2.50 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA has a daily crime rate that is 1.13 times more than the California average and 1.20 times more than the national average.
How Safe is Carmel-by-the-Sea (higher is better)
When comparing the safety of Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA compared to every other city in California as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA ranks safer than 62% of every city located within California along with 48% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in California and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA. As a result, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Carmel-by-the-Sea
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Carmel-by-the-Sea is 1 in 654
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Carmel-by-the-Sea is 1 in 36
The chance of being a victim of crime in Carmel-by-the-Sea is 1 in 34
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA you have a 1 in 654 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 36 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA.
Year Over Year Crime In Carmel-by-the-Sea (per 100,000 people)
The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA has decreased by 40%, while the property crime rate in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA has decreased by 3% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA has decreased by 6% with regards to total crimes year over year.
Carmel-by-the-Sea police department
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Sex offenders in California
There are a total of 68,119 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 197 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 11% less than the national average.
Source: The Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.