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Reported Annual Crime In Glendale

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGlendale/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3,677n/a (estimate)1,8122,9982,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGlendale/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a0.54.95.3
Rape38n/a18.734.940.4
Robbery84n/a41.4139.6102.8
Assault104n/a51.3265.9248.5
Violent crime227n/a (estimate)112445386
Burglary596n/a293.7479.8468.9
Theft2,491n/a1,227.71,623.01,745.0
Vehicle theft363n/a178.9450.3236.9
Property crime3,450n/a (estimate)1,7002,5532,451
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Glendale, CA is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Glendale, CA. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Glendale, CA averages 40% lower than the rest of California while the rate of crime on a national scale is 36% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Glendale, CA is 75% lower than the average rate of crime in California and 71% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 33% lower than the remainder of the state of California and 31% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Glendale, CA area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Glendale is 36% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.96 daily crimes that occur in Glendale.
  • Glendale is safer than 66% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Glendale you have a 1 in 56 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Glendale has decreased by 1%.

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Compare Glendale, CA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Glendale (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Glendale, CA is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for California and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Glendale, CA are 1.65 times less than the California average and 1.57 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Glendale, CA are 3.98 times less than than California and 3.45 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Glendale, CA are 1.50 times less than than California and 1.44 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Glendale (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Glendale, CA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Glendale, CA to other cities in the state and across the country, Glendale, CA is 83% safer than other cities of California and 66% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in California cities and all around the United States, Glendale, CA has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Glendale, CA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Glendale

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Glendale is 1 in 894
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Glendale is 1 in 59
The chance of being a victim of crime in Glendale is 1 in 56
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Glendale, CA? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Glendale, CA your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 894. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 59 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Glendale, CA is 1 in 56.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Glendale, CA is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Glendale, CA has increased by 17%, the amount of property crime in Glendale, CA has decreased by 2%, and the total amount of crime in Glendale, CA has decreased by 1% year to year.

Glendale police department

ItemGlendaleCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)35651,506558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.63.3
There are a total of 356 Glendale police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 49.4% less than the California average and 43.8% 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
San Pasqual, CA2,01770400470
Rose Hills, CA3,033100575675
Ladera Heights, CA7,195145830975
Marina del Rey, CA9,7821568961,052
East Pasadena, CA6,1591599131,073
Sierra Madre, CA11,0672231,0171,240
Cudahy, CA24,1063111,0081,319
Glendale, CA197,8951121,7001,812

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Little Rock, AR197,6401,5316,8988,430
Amarillo, TX197,5707074,7335,439
Akron, OH198,5086164,3835,000
Shreveport, LA198,5719495,4576,406
Huntington Beach, CA198,7241772,2182,396
Glendale, CA197,8951121,7001,812
Source: The Glendale, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.