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Total crime 258%
Violent crime 184%
Property crime 272%
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 peopleCommerce/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,142n/a (estimate)8,9192,7722,489
Murder1n/a7.84.35.0
Rape5n/a39.137.542.6
Robbery49n/a382.7132.481.6
Assault83n/a648.2267.1250.2
Violent crime138n/a (estimate)1,078441379
Burglary128n/a999.7386.1340.5
Theft624n/a4,873.51,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft252n/a1,968.1358.8219.9
Property crime1,004n/a (estimate)7,8412,3312,110

Key findings

  • Commerce crime rates are 258% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Commerce are 184% higher than the national average
  • In Commerce you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Commerce is safer than 1% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Commerce has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Commerce (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Commerce, California is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Commerce are 3.22 times more than the California average and 3.58 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Commerce are 2.44 times more than than California and 2.84 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Commerce are 3.36 times more than than California and 3.72 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Commerce (higher is better)

      How safe is Commerce, California compared to other cities in California and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Commerce is safer than 2% of the cities in California and 1% 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 Commerce. Overall, Commerce is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Commerce

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Commerce is 1 in 93
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Commerce is 1 in 13
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Commerce is 1 in 12
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Commerce? In Commerce, CA you have a 1 in 93 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 13 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Commerce.

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

      Determining whether Commerce is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Commerce violent crime rates have increased by 9%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 2% year over year. Total crimes for Commerce has increased by 3% in the same time frame.

      Commerce police department

      ItemCommerceCaliforniaNational
      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
      San Pasqual, CA2,01769366435
      Rose Hills, CA3,03399525624
      Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58230657687
      Sierra Madre, CA11,067137724861
      Ladera Heights, CA7,195143758901
      East Pasadena, CA6,159158834992
      Bradbury, CA954929181,010
      Commerce, CA12,9971,0787,8418,919

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Kingston, PA12,9963211,4731,794
      Newton, NC12,9993503,4823,832
      La Homa, TX12,9996233,5534,176
      Borger, TX13,0013163,9374,252
      Marshall, MO12,9844572,0362,493
      Commerce, CA12,9971,0787,8418,919
      Source: The Commerce, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.