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Total crime 35%
Violent crime 33%
Property crime 35%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFirst Mesa/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,625 (estimate)2,8962,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a50.342.6
Robberyn/an/an/a88.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a311.9250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)255 (estimate)455379
Burglaryn/an/an/a394.3340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,796.91,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a249.4219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,370 (estimate)2,4412,110

Key findings

  • First Mesa crime rates are 35% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in First Mesa are 33% lower than the national average
  • In First Mesa you have a 1 in 62 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • First Mesa is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in First Mesa has decreased by 8%

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The First Mesa crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in First Mesa 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 First Mesa crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In First Mesa (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in First Mesa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in First Mesa is 1 in 392
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in First Mesa is 1 in 74
      The chance of being a victim of crime in First Mesa is 1 in 62

      Year Over Year Crime In First Mesa (per 100,000 people)

      First Mesa police department

      ItemFirst MesaArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.13.3

      Sex offenders in Arizona

      StateTotal offendersArizona /100KNational /100K
      Arizona8,206157266
      There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Second Mesa, AZ1,5372531,3551,608
      Shongopovi, AZ1,0802551,3701,625
      Hard Rock, AZ787003,7524,452
      Jeddito, AZ3247353,9434,678
      First Mesa, AZ1,7372551,3701,625

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pine Island Center, FL1,737143811953
      Shasta, CA1,7371719011,072
      Rural Hill, TN1,737132589721
      Glouster, OH1,7371671,8932,060
      Iota, LA1,7372361,3611,598
      First Mesa, AZ1,7372551,3701,625
      Source: The First Mesa, AZ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.