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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 55%
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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 peopleKernville/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,054 (estimate)2,5812,346
Murdern/an/an/a5.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a34.238.4
Robberyn/an/an/a113.673.9
Assaultn/an/an/a288.7279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)180 (estimate)442388
Burglaryn/an/an/a369.7314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a427.6246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)873 (estimate)2,1391,958

Key findings

  • Kernville crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Kernville are 53% lower than the national average
  • In Kernville you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Kernville is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Kernville has decreased by 7%

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

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      Daily Crime In Kernville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kernville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kernville is 1 in 555
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kernville is 1 in 115
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Kernville is 1 in 95

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

      Kernville police department

      ItemKernvilleCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a51,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

      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
      Squirrel Mountain Valley, CA1,0771848901,074
      Wofford Heights, CA1,5902091,0111,220
      Bodfish, CA1,6302411,1681,409
      Weldon, CA2,6912711,3141,585
      Lake Isabella, CA3,6063311,6021,933
      Pine Flat, CA1246203,0013,621
      Panorama Heights, CA296403,0953,734
      Kernville, CA1,3191808731,054

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Irwindale, CA1,3191,17312,56013,734
      Cave Spring, GA1,31901,7911,791
      Lincoln Center, KS1,3192041,0571,262
      Lewiston, CA1,3202059941,199
      Central City, IA1,320118659778
      Kernville, CA1,3191808731,054
      Source: The Kernville, 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.