The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Compton, CA. The total number of reported crimes in Compton, CA is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Compton, CA crime rate is 23% higher than the California average and is 30% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Compton, CA has a violent crime rate that is 156% higher than the California average and 196% higher than the national average. For property crime, Compton, CA is equal to the California average and 4% higher than the national average.