B-
Total crime 7%
Violent crime 57%
Property crime 20%
Find Homes Find Rentals
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFremont/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime6,129n/a (estimate)2,5092,5812,346
Murder2n/a0.85.66.5
Rape28n/a11.534.238.4
Robbery131n/a53.6113.673.9
Assault246n/a100.7288.7279.7
Violent crime407n/a (estimate)167442388
Burglary864n/a353.7369.7314.2
Theft3,797n/a1,554.51,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theft1,061n/a434.4427.6246.0
Property crime5,722n/a (estimate)2,3432,1391,958

Key findings

  • Fremont crime rates are 7% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fremont are 57% lower than the national average
  • In Fremont you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fremont is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fremont has increased by 23%

Fremont crime map

Lower crime         Higher crime No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Fremont crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Fremont 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 Fremont crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Fremont

See all the best places to live around Fremont

Compare Fremont, CA Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Fremont?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Fremont?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Fremont poll results

      Daily Crime In Fremont (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Fremont, per 100,000 residents. In Fremont, the total number of daily crimes is 1.03 times less than the California average and 1.07 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Fremont are 2.65 times less than the California average and 2.33 times less than the national average. For property crime, Fremont has a daily crime rate that is 1.10 times more than the California average and 1.20 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Fremont (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Fremont to every other city in California, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Fremont safe? The gauges above illustrate that Fremont is safer than 59% of every city located within California along with 41% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in California and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Fremont, CA is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fremont

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fremont is 1 in 601
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fremont is 1 in 43
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fremont is 1 in 40
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Fremont? In Fremont, you have a 1 in 601 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 43. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Fremont, CA is 1 in 40.

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

      Determining whether Fremont is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Fremont violent crime rates have increased by 1%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 25% year over year. Total crimes for Fremont has increased by 23% in the same time frame.

      Fremont police department

      ItemFremontCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)27351,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.23.63.3
      There are a total of 273 Fremont police officers. This results in 1.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 65.5% less than the California average and 61.6% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Norris Canyon, CA1,04662300362
      Sunol, CA1,00462300362
      Ladera, CA1,51462300362
      Loyola, CA3,42584407492
      West Menlo Park, CA3,83084407492
      Portola Valley, CA4,550115556670
      Los Altos Hills, CA8,37671697768
      Fremont, CA227,9341672,3432,509

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Baton Rouge, LA228,6949524,8265,778
      Gilbert, AZ226,8321091,0781,187
      Paradise, NV229,6666832,8633,547
      Arlington, VA226,092113786899
      North Las Vegas, NV230,4365221,6242,145
      Fremont, CA227,9341672,3432,509
      Source: The Fremont, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.