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Total crime 15%
Violent crime 12%
Property crime 16%
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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 peopleMesa/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,994 (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)342 (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)1,653 (estimate)2,1391,958

Key findings

  • Mesa crime rates are 15% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mesa are 12% lower than the national average
  • In Mesa you have a 1 in 51 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mesa is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mesa has decreased by 7%

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

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      Daily Crime In Mesa (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mesa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mesa is 1 in 293
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mesa is 1 in 61
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mesa is 1 in 51

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

      Mesa police department

      ItemMesaCaliforniaNational
      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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      West Bishop, CA2,901153740893
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      Wilkerson, CA5484902,3712,860
      Round Valley, CA4615452,6363,181
      Mesa, CA2833421,6531,994

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      Dorrington, CA2831798641,043
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      Wellington, IL2836042,2112,815
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      Mesa, CA2833421,6531,994
      Source: The Mesa, 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.