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Total crime 56%
Violent crime 55%
Property crime 57%
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.
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 peopleLos Alamos/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,084 (estimate)2,7722,489
Murdern/an/an/a4.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a37.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a132.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a267.1250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)173 (estimate)441379
Burglaryn/an/an/a386.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a358.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)912 (estimate)2,3312,110

Key findings

  • Los Alamos crime rates are 56% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Los Alamos are 55% lower than the national average
  • In Los Alamos you have a 1 in 93 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Los Alamos is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Los Alamos has decreased by 2%

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      Daily Crime In Los Alamos (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Los Alamos

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Los Alamos is 1 in 580
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Los Alamos is 1 in 110
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Los Alamos is 1 in 93

      Year Over Year Crime In Los Alamos (per 100,000 people)

      Los Alamos police department

      ItemLos AlamosCaliforniaNational
      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.

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      Santa Ynez, CA4,468115605720
      Buellton, CA5,021581,0501,109
      Ballard, CA3621789421,120
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      Solvang, CA5,5521681,1411,308
      Santa Maria, CA103,6424601,7872,247
      Los Alamos, CA1,3511739121,084

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      Los Alamos, CA1,3511739121,084
      Source: The Los Alamos, 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.