Total crime 110%
Violent crime 140%
Property crime 104%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsVenice/100k peopleLos Angeles/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime114,8144,931 (estimate)2,8702,5812,346
Violent crime28,882932 (estimate)722442388
Vehicle theft21,169n/a529.1427.6246.0
Property crime85,9323,999 (estimate)2,1482,1391,958

Key findings

  • Venice crime rates are 110% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Venice are 140% higher than the national average
  • In Venice you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Venice is safer than 18% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in Los Angeles has decreased by 8%

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      Daily Crime In Venice (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Venice

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Venice is 1 in 108
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Venice is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Venice is 1 in 21

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

      Los Angeles police department

      ItemVeniceLos AngelesCalifornia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,95651,506
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.43.6

      Sex offenders in California

      StateTotal offendersCalifornia /100KNational /100K
      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
      Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58230649679
      Hidden Hills, CA1,57353686739
      Ladera Heights, CA7,195144696839
      Topanga, CA7,858155751906
      Marina del Rey, CA9,782155751906
      Calabasas, CA24,0911631,0671,230
      View Park-Windsor Hills, CA11,6402261,0951,322
      Los Angeles, CA3,918,8727222,1482,870

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chicago, IL2,714,0179432,9833,926
      Houston, TX2,240,5821,2564,1795,435
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,9389093,0974,006
      Phoenix, AZ1,555,3247982,9893,788
      San Antonio, TX1,439,3587353,6274,362
      Los Angeles, CA3,918,8727222,1482,870
      Source: The Venice, Los Angeles, 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.