Annual Crime In Fremont (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFremont/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime5,189n/a (estimate)2,1802,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFremont/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder3n/a1.34.45.0
Rape55n/a23.139.242.6
Robbery216n/a90.7137.386.2
Assault228n/a95.8266.5246.8
Violent crime502n/a (estimate)211447381
Burglary720n/a302.5416.2376.0
Theft3,284n/a1,379.71,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft683n/a286.9392.4228.9
Property crime4,687n/a (estimate)1,9692,3802,200

Key findings

  • Fremont crime rates are 16% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fremont are 45% lower than the national average
  • In Fremont you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fremont is safer than 46% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fremont has not changed

Fremont crime map

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Compare Fremont, CA Crime To Other Cities

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      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 1.30 times less than the California average and 1.18 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Fremont are 2.12 times less than the California average and 1.80 times less than the national average. For property crime, Fremont has a daily crime rate that is 1.21 times less than the California average and 1.12 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Fremont (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Fremont compared to every other city in California, as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Fremont ranks safer than 65% of every city located within California along with 46% 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 475
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fremont is 1 in 51
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fremont is 1 in 46
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Fremont? In Fremont, you have a 1 in 475 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 51. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Fremont, CA is 1 in 46.

      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 19%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 2% year over year. Total crimes for Fremont has not changed 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ladera, CA1,51463334397
      Norris Canyon, CA1,04663334397
      Sunol, CA1,00463334397
      West Menlo Park, CA3,83085453538
      Loyola, CA3,42585453538
      Los Altos Hills, CA8,37681555635
      Portola Valley, CA4,550116618734
      Fremont, CA227,9342111,9692,180

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Baton Rouge, LA228,6949205,3236,242
      Gilbert, AZ226,832951,3231,417
      Paradise, NV229,6668043,6224,426
      Arlington, VA226,0921089001,008
      North Las Vegas, NV230,4369662,1063,073
      Fremont, CA227,9342111,9692,180
      Source: The Fremont, 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.