Annual Crime In Danville (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 peopleDanville/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime342n/a (estimate)7572,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDanville/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape0n/a0.039.242.6
Robbery10n/a22.1137.386.2
Assault6n/a13.3266.5246.8
Violent crime16n/a (estimate)35447381
Burglary53n/a117.3416.2376.0
Theft251n/a555.31,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft22n/a48.7392.4228.9
Property crime326n/a (estimate)7212,3802,200

Key findings

  • Danville crime rates are 71% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Danville are 91% lower than the national average
  • In Danville you have a 1 in 133 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Danville is safer than 88% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Danville has decreased by 9%

Danville crime map

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Compare Danville, CA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Danville (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Danville for every 100,000 residents. The Danville total amount of daily crime is 3.74 times less than the California average and 3.41 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Danville, is 12.64 times less than the California average, and it is 10.75 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Danville has a daily crime average that is 3.30 times less than the California average and 3.05 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Danville (higher is better)

      Many people wonder how safe they are in Danville, CA in comparison to other cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Danville to other cities in the state and across the country, Danville is 98% safer than other cities of California and 88% safer than other cities in the nation. Danville has a ranks above average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Danville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Danville is 1 in 2826
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Danville is 1 in 139
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Danville is 1 in 133
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Danville? In Danville, you have a 1 in 2826 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 139. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Danville, CA is 1 in 133.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Danville is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Danville has increased by 75% and the rate of property crime in Danville has decreased by 11%. The total crime rate in Danville has decreased by 9% year to year.

      Danville police department

      ItemDanvilleCaliforniaNational
      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
      Norris Canyon, CA1,04663334397
      Castle Hill, CA1,20263334397
      Acalanes Ridge, CA1,00063334397
      Shell Ridge, CA1,12363334397
      Reliez Valley, CA3,59585453538
      San Miguel, CA3,21485453538
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,45685453538
      Danville, CA43,75835721757

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      North Miami Beach, FL43,7227263,7834,509
      El Centro, CA43,6992823,6433,925
      Coachella, CA43,8262262,4792,704
      Lompoc, CA43,6784992,1752,674
      York, PA43,8481,0192,5743,593
      Danville, CA43,75835721757
      Source: The Danville, 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.