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Total crime 28%
Violent crime 52%
Property crime 23%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Mirada/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime918n/a (estimate)1,8672,8282,580
Murder1n/a2.04.45.0
Rape6n/a12.239.242.6
Robbery22n/a44.7137.386.2
Assault60n/a122.0266.5246.8
Violent crime89n/a (estimate)181447381
Burglary128n/a260.3416.2376.0
Theft580n/a1,179.51,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft121n/a246.1392.4228.9
Property crime829n/a (estimate)1,6862,3802,200

Key findings

  • La Mirada crime rates are 28% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in La Mirada are 52% lower than the national average
  • In La Mirada you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • La Mirada is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in La Mirada has decreased by 9%

La Mirada crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In La Mirada (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in La Mirada, CA per 100,000 people. In La Mirada, the total number of daily crimes is 1.51 times less than the California average and 1.38 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in La Mirada is 2.47 times less than the California average and 2.10 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, La Mirada has a daily crime rate that is 1.41 times less than the California average and 1.30 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is La Mirada (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in La Mirada, California compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is La Mirada safe? In the graphs above, it shows that La Mirada is safer than 73% of California cities, and 54% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in California, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than La Mirada. At this time, La Mirada sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Mirada

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Mirada is 1 in 553
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Mirada is 1 in 60
      The chance of being a victim of crime in La Mirada is 1 in 54
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in La Mirada? In La Mirada, you have a 1 in 553 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 60. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in La Mirada, CA is 1 in 54.

      Year Over Year Crime In La Mirada (per 100,000 people)

      Determining whether La Mirada is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. La Mirada violent crime rates have decreased by 14%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 8% year over year. Total crimes for La Mirada has decreased by 9% in the same time frame.

      La Mirada police department

      ItemLa MiradaCaliforniaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rose Hills, CA3,033101536636
      Villa Park, CA5,9220965965
      Rossmoor, CA10,9331709071,077
      Cudahy, CA24,1063737751,149
      North Tustin, CA26,2081931,0281,221
      Yorba Linda, CA67,362641,1801,244
      La Habra Heights, CA5,4061111,2191,330
      La Mirada, CA49,1301811,6861,867

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Harrisburg, PA49,1601,0802,5473,628
      Niagara Falls, NY49,1808674,0684,935
      Methuen Town, MA49,043879591,046
      Rancho Santa Margarita, CA49,03894646740
      Severn, MD49,0174571,9832,440
      La Mirada, CA49,1301811,6861,867
      Source: The La Mirada, 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.