Annual Crime In Cypress (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCypress/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime762n/a (estimate)1,5482,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCypress/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape14n/a28.439.242.6
Robbery25n/a50.8137.386.2
Assault19n/a38.6266.5246.8
Violent crime58n/a (estimate)118447381
Burglary146n/a296.6416.2376.0
Theft478n/a971.11,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft80n/a162.5392.4228.9
Property crime704n/a (estimate)1,4302,3802,200

Key findings

  • Cypress crime rates are 40% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cypress are 69% lower than the national average
  • In Cypress you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cypress is safer than 65% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cypress has decreased by 9%

Cypress crime map

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Compare Cypress, CA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Cypress (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Cypress, CA is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Cypress are 1.83 times less than the California average and 1.67 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Cypress are 3.80 times less than than California and 3.23 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Cypress are 1.66 times less than than California and 1.54 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Cypress (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Cypress compared to every other city in California, as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Cypress ranks safer than 83% of every city located within California along with 65% 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, Cypress, CA is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cypress

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cypress is 1 in 849
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cypress is 1 in 70
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cypress is 1 in 65
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Cypress, CA? If you reside in Cypress, then there is a 1 in 849 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 70. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 65 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Cypress.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Cypress, CA (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Cypress has decreased by 6%, the amount of property crime in Cypress has decreased by 9%, and the total amount of crime in Cypress has decreased by 9% year over year.

      Cypress police department

      ItemCypressCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7151,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.43.63.3
      There are a total of 71 Cypress police officers. This results in 1.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59.9% less than the California average and 55.4% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rose Hills, CA3,033101536636
      Villa Park, CA5,9220965965
      Rossmoor, CA10,9331709071,077
      Cudahy, CA24,1063737751,149
      North Tustin, CA26,2081931,0281,221
      Yorba Linda, CA67,362641,1801,244
      La Habra Heights, CA5,4061111,2191,330
      Cypress, CA48,9781181,4301,548

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Severn, MD49,0174571,9832,440
      Rancho Santa Margarita, CA49,03894646740
      Methuen Town, MA49,043879591,046
      McLean, VA48,86786720806
      Bedford, TX48,8641812,1212,301
      Cypress, CA48,9781181,4301,548
      Source: The Cypress, CA 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.