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Total crime 18%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 11%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFremont/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4,923n/a (estimate)2,0442,7722,489
Murder1n/a0.44.35.0
Rape36n/a14.937.542.6
Robbery159n/a66.0132.481.6
Assault204n/a84.7267.1250.2
Violent crime400n/a (estimate)166441379
Burglary547n/a227.1386.1340.5
Theft3,408n/a1,414.81,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft568n/a235.8358.8219.9
Property crime4,523n/a (estimate)1,8782,3312,110

Key findings

  • Fremont crime rates are 18% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fremont are 56% lower than the national average
  • In Fremont you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fremont is safer than 51% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fremont has decreased by 6%

Fremont crime map

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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.

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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 1.36 times less than the California average and 1.22 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Fremont are 2.66 times less than the California average and 2.28 times less than the national average. For property crime, Fremont has a daily crime rate that is 1.24 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 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 71% of every city located within California along with 51% 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 above 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 603
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fremont is 1 in 54
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fremont is 1 in 49
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Fremont? In Fremont, you have a 1 in 603 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 54. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Fremont, CA is 1 in 49.

      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 decreased by 21%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 5% year over year. Total crimes for Fremont has decreased by 6% 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
      Sunol, CA1,00462327389
      Ladera, CA1,51462327389
      Norris Canyon, CA1,04662327389
      Loyola, CA3,42584444528
      West Menlo Park, CA3,83084444528
      Portola Valley, CA4,550115605720
      Los Altos Hills, CA8,37635777812
      Fremont, CA227,9341661,8782,044

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Baton Rouge, LA228,6949365,2906,227
      Gilbert, AZ226,832971,2031,299
      Paradise, NV229,6667343,4504,184
      Arlington, VA226,0921128871,000
      North Las Vegas, NV230,4368642,0362,899
      Fremont, CA227,9341661,8782,044
      Source: The Fremont, CA 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.