The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in El Cajon, CA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in El Cajon, CA is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall El Cajon, CA crime rates are 10% lower than in comparison to the California mean and are 4% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, El Cajon, CA has a rate that is 9% lower than the California average; compared to the United States, it is 7% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, El Cajon, CA is 11% lower than its state's mean, and 6% lower than the country's average.