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Total crime 37%
Violent crime 35%
Property crime 38%
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 peopleMaricopa/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,556 (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)248 (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)1,309 (estimate)2,3312,110

Key findings

  • Maricopa crime rates are 37% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Maricopa are 35% lower than the national average
  • In Maricopa you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Maricopa is safer than 49% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Maricopa has decreased by 2%

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

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      Daily Crime In Maricopa (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Maricopa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Maricopa is 1 in 404
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Maricopa is 1 in 77
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Maricopa is 1 in 65

      Year Over Year Crime In Maricopa (per 100,000 people)

      Maricopa police department

      ItemMaricopaCaliforniaNational
      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
      Pine Mountain Club, CA1,7161899981,186
      South Taft, CA1,4232481,3091,556
      Taft Heights, CA2,8272691,4201,688
      Ford City, CA4,7354582,4222,880
      Taft, CA9,1287122,5923,304
      Valley Acres, CA4566303,3303,960
      Derby Acres, CA3386653,5154,179
      Maricopa, CA1,1152481,3091,556

      Cities with similar population

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      Hamburg, IA1,1151368811,017
      China Spring, TX1,1151931,1001,293
      Healy, AK1,1152929801,272
      Red Cloud, NE1,1151571,0621,219
      Davidsville, PA1,115110504614
      Maricopa, CA1,1152481,3091,556
      Source: The Maricopa, 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.