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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 64%
Property crime 2%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClaremont/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime747n/a (estimate)2,0512,5812,346
Murder1n/a2.75.66.5
Rape10n/a27.534.238.4
Robbery22n/a60.4113.673.9
Assault18n/a49.4288.7279.7
Violent crime51n/a (estimate)140442388
Burglary214n/a587.6369.7314.2
Theft410n/a1,125.71,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theft72n/a197.7427.6246.0
Property crime696n/a (estimate)1,9112,1391,958

Key findings

  • Claremont crime rates are 13% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Claremont are 64% lower than the national average
  • In Claremont you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Claremont is safer than 50% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Claremont has decreased by 9%

Claremont crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Claremont (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Claremont, per 100,000 residents. In Claremont, the total number of daily crimes is 1.26 times less than the California average and 1.14 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Claremont are 3.16 times less than the California average and 2.77 times less than the national average. For property crime, Claremont has a daily crime rate that is 1.12 times less than the California average and 1.02 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Claremont (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Claremont to every other city in California, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Claremont safe? The gauges above illustrate that Claremont is safer than 69% of every city located within California along with 50% 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. As a result, Claremont, CA is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Claremont

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Claremont is 1 in 715
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Claremont is 1 in 53
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Claremont is 1 in 49
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Claremont, California? If you reside in Claremont, then there is a 1 in 715 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 53. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 49 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Claremont.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Claremont is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Claremont has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 1% in Claremont, while property crimes in Claremont have decreased by 9%. Total crime has decreased by 9% year over year.

      Claremont police department

      ItemClaremontCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)6051,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.73.63.3
      There are a total of 60 Claremont police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 53.2% less than the California average and 48% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      San Antonio Heights, CA3,09984407492
      Bradbury, CA9540652652
      La Habra Heights, CA5,40646848894
      Chino Hills, CA77,2661329811,113
      Lytle Creek, CA1,0191989601,159
      Walnut, CA30,0261281,0961,224
      La Puente, CA40,3843139781,291
      Claremont, CA35,8271401,9112,051

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dunedin, FL35,8821451,0251,170
      Wildwood, MO35,7642351,0931,328
      Pahrump, NV35,8996402,6823,322
      Richfield, MN35,9122022,3552,557
      Merritt Island, FL35,9163411,5731,914
      Claremont, CA35,8271401,9112,051
      Source: The Claremont, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.