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Total crime 60%
Violent crime 59%
Property crime 60%
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 peopleCave Creek/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,025 (estimate)3,1522,580
Murdern/an/an/a5.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a50.742.6
Robberyn/an/an/a91.086.2
Assaultn/an/an/a328.1246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)154 (estimate)475381
Burglaryn/an/an/a439.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,970.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a266.9228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)871 (estimate)2,6772,200

Key findings

  • Cave Creek crime rates are 60% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cave Creek are 59% lower than the national average
  • In Cave Creek you have a 1 in 98 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cave Creek is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cave Creek has decreased by 8%

Cave Creek crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Cave Creek (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cave Creek

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cave Creek is 1 in 648
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cave Creek is 1 in 115
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cave Creek is 1 in 98

      Year Over Year Crime In Cave Creek (per 100,000 people)

      Cave Creek police department

      ItemCave CreekArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.13.3

      Sex offenders in Arizona

      StateTotal offendersArizona /100KNational /100K
      Arizona8,206157266
      There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Carefree, AZ3,58090510600
      Anthem, AZ22,5712131,2021,416
      New River, AZ15,3052611,4721,734
      Deer Creek, AZ1694232,3862,810
      Cave Creek, AZ5,2751548711,025

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      West Modesto, CA5,2745813,0963,677
      Batesburg-Leesville, SC5,2731,7104,7406,450
      Concordia, KS5,2733162,4122,728
      Edgewater, CO5,2783006,1376,438
      Stokesdale, NC5,2781621,0661,227
      Cave Creek, AZ5,2751548711,025
      Source: The Cave Creek, AZ 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.