Reported Annual Crime In Fairfield

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFairfield/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3,798n/a (estimate)3,2642,9462,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFairfield/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder10n/a8.64.65.3
Rape40n/a34.437.241.7
Robbery181n/a155.5143.298.0
Assault315n/a270.7264.2248.9
Violent crime546n/a (estimate)469449383
Burglary545n/a468.3446.9430.4
Theft2,174n/a1,868.21,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theft533n/a458.0425.9237.4
Property crime3,252n/a (estimate)2,7942,4972,362

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The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Fairfield, CA. The total number of reported crimes in Fairfield, CA is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Fairfield, CA crime rate is 11% higher than the California average and is 19% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Fairfield, CA has a violent crime rate that is 4% higher than the California average and 23% higher than the national average. For property crime, Fairfield, CA is 12% higher than the California average and 18% higher than the national average.
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The Fairfield crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Fairfield 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 Fairfield crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Fairfield is 19% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.94 daily crimes that occur in Fairfield.
  • Fairfield is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Fairfield you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Fairfield has decreased by 6%.

Compare Fairfield, CA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Fairfield (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Fairfield, CA on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of California. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Fairfield, CA (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to California state wide, are 1.11 times more than the state average and 1.19 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Fairfield, CA on a daily bases are 1.04 times more than than California average and 1.23 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Fairfield, CA are 1.12 times more than the daily state average and 1.18 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Fairfield (higher is better)

How safe is Fairfield, CA compared to other cities in California and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Fairfield, CA is safer than 25% of the cities in California and 21% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in California and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Fairfield, CA. Overall, Fairfield, CA is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fairfield

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fairfield is 1 in 214
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fairfield is 1 in 36
The chance of being a victim of crime in Fairfield is 1 in 31
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Fairfield, CA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Fairfield, CA you have a 1 in 214 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Fairfield, CA.

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

The year over year crime rate for Fairfield, CA is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Fairfield, CA has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 9% in Fairfield, CA, while property crimes in Fairfield, CA have decreased by 8%. Crimes in total for Fairfield, CA have decreased by 6% year over year.

Fairfield police department

ItemFairfieldCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)17851,506558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.73.63.3
There are a total of 178 Fairfield police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 54% less than the California average and 48.9% less than the National average.

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
Allendale, CA1,34963350413
Green Valley, CA1,22463350413
Hartley, CA2,988147816963
Crockett, CA3,1031759721,147
Green Valley CDP (Los Angeles County), CA1,0001779831,160
Silverado Resort, CA9881811,0091,190
Benicia, CA27,780991,6641,762
Fairfield, CA110,9534692,7943,264

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
West Jordan, UT110,9282563,0673,323
Inglewood, CA111,0127082,4913,199
Rochester, MN111,3961941,8602,054
Manchester, NH110,2316732,6253,299
Clearwater, FL111,7475013,1683,669
Fairfield, CA110,9534692,7943,264
Source: The Fairfield, 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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