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Total crime 8%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 20%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleExeter/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime295n/a (estimate)2,7872,8282,580
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape2n/a18.939.242.6
Robbery3n/a28.3137.386.2
Assault11n/a103.9266.5246.8
Violent crime16n/a (estimate)151447381
Burglary49n/a463.0416.2376.0
Theft193n/a1,823.71,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft37n/a349.6392.4228.9
Property crime279n/a (estimate)2,6362,3802,200

Key findings

  • Exeter crime rates are 8% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Exeter are 60% lower than the national average
  • In Exeter you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Exeter is safer than 42% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Exeter has increased by 12%

Exeter crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Exeter (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Exeter, CA per 100,000 people. In Exeter, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.01 times less than the California average and 1.08 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Exeter is 2.96 times less than the California average and 2.52 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Exeter has a daily crime rate that is 1.11 times more than the California average and 1.20 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Exeter (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Exeter in comparison to other California communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Exeter safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Exeter being safer than 59% of cities in California and 42% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking California cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Exeter. In conclusion, Exeter ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Exeter

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Exeter is 1 in 662
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Exeter is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Exeter is 1 in 36
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Exeter? In Exeter, you have a 1 in 662 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 38. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Exeter, CA is 1 in 36.

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

      A good indicator of whether Exeter is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Exeter has decreased by 34%, while the property crime rate in Exeter has increased by 16% year over year. The number of total crimes in Exeter has increased by 12% year over year.

      Exeter police department

      ItemExeterCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1951,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.63.3
      There are a total of 19 Exeter police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 50.4% less than the California average and 44.9% 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
      Three Rivers, CA2,0011869931,179
      Patterson Tract, CA1,9152381,2691,507
      Matheny, CA1,0012511,3361,587
      Woodville, CA1,7482511,3361,587
      Woodlake, CA7,5673251,3901,714
      Lindsay, CA13,0522511,5801,831
      Strathmore, CA3,2403411,8132,154
      Exeter, CA10,5041512,6362,787

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ventnor City, NJ10,5051672,5442,711
      Kennett, MO10,5004846,3346,818
      Eureka, MO10,4971041,2231,327
      Bound Brook, NJ10,5121251,1001,226
      Satellite Beach, FL10,49527366393
      Exeter, CA10,5041512,6362,787
      Source: The Exeter, 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.