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Total crime 35%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 32%
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 peopleLa Mirada/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime787n/a (estimate)1,6162,7722,489
Murder0n/a0.04.35.0
Rape6n/a12.337.542.6
Robbery28n/a57.5132.481.6
Assault52n/a106.8267.1250.2
Violent crime86n/a (estimate)177441379
Burglary145n/a297.7386.1340.5
Theft463n/a950.71,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft93n/a191.0358.8219.9
Property crime701n/a (estimate)1,4392,3312,110

Key findings

  • La Mirada crime rates are 35% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in La Mirada are 53% lower than the national average
  • In La Mirada you have a 1 in 62 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • La Mirada is safer than 56% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in La Mirada has decreased by 13%

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 1.72 times less than the California average and 1.54 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in La Mirada is 2.50 times less than the California average and 2.15 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, La Mirada has a daily crime rate that is 1.62 times less than the California average and 1.47 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 74% of California cities, and 56% 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 567
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Mirada is 1 in 70
      The chance of being a victim of crime in La Mirada is 1 in 62
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in La Mirada? In La Mirada, you have a 1 in 567 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 70. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in La Mirada, CA is 1 in 62.

      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 2%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 15% year over year. Total crimes for La Mirada has decreased by 13% 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, CA3,03399525624
      Villa Park, CA5,92268753822
      Yorba Linda, CA67,36262919981
      Rossmoor, CA10,9331688881,056
      Temple City, CA36,0841779151,091
      Los Alamitos, CA11,661521,1261,178
      North Tustin, CA26,2081911,0071,197
      La Mirada, CA49,1301771,4391,616

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Harrisburg, PA49,1609002,1733,073
      Niagara Falls, NY49,1809003,8584,758
      Methuen Town, MA49,0431871,0881,275
      Rancho Santa Margarita, CA49,03862612674
      Severn, MD49,0174431,9022,344
      La Mirada, CA49,1301771,4391,616
      Source: The La Mirada, 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.