Reported Annual Crime In Descanso

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDescanso/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,048 (estimate)2,9462,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDescanso/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a4.65.3
Rapen/an/an/a37.241.7
Robberyn/an/an/a143.298.0
Assaultn/an/an/a264.2248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)160 (estimate)449383
Burglaryn/an/an/a446.9430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a425.9237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)888 (estimate)2,4972,362

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The Descanso crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Descanso as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Descanso crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Descanso is 62% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.87 daily crimes that occur in Descanso.
  • Descanso is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Descanso you have a 1 in 96 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Descanso has decreased by 16%.

Compare Descanso, CA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Descanso (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Descanso

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Descanso is 1 in 627
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Descanso is 1 in 113
The chance of being a victim of crime in Descanso is 1 in 96

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

Descanso police department

ItemDescansoCaliforniaNational
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
California68,119197222
There are a total of 68,119 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 197 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 11% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pine Valley, CA1,9121578731,030
Julian, CA1,0101801,0001,180
Crest, CA2,7331821,0151,197
Jamul, CA5,6402291,2711,499
Harbison Canyon, CA4,1282881,6021,890
San Diego Country Estates, CA10,5473792,1082,487
Alpine, CA15,1883842,1362,520
Descanso, CA1,2871608881,048

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Nellysford, VA1,28736313350
Deadwood, SD1,287396317713
Leetsdale, PA1,287852,0302,115
Menahga, MN1,287000
Saticoy, CA1,2872281,2661,493
Descanso, CA1,2871608881,048
Source: The Descanso, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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