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Total crime 57%
Violent crime 55%
Property crime 57%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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)1,010 (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)173 (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)837 (estimate)2,1391,958

Key findings

  • Los Alamos crime rates are 57% 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 100 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Los Alamos is safer than 66% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Los Alamos has decreased by 7%

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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 579
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Los Alamos is 1 in 120
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Los Alamos is 1 in 100

      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, CA4,468115556670
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      Buellton, CA5,0211561,5401,696
      Vandenberg Village, CA7,1463731,8062,179
      Los Alamos, CA1,3511738371,010

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      Dunlap, IL1,35195348443
      Glen Alpine, NC1,3511859841,169
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      Troy, TN1,3511529141,066
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      Los Alamos, CA1,3511738371,010
      Source: The Los Alamos, 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.