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Total crime 44%
Violent crime 42%
Property crime 44%
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 peopleMescal/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,406 (estimate)2,8962,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a50.342.6
Robberyn/an/an/a88.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a311.9250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)221 (estimate)455379
Burglaryn/an/an/a394.3340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,796.91,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a249.4219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,185 (estimate)2,4412,110

Key findings

  • Mescal crime rates are 44% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mescal are 42% lower than the national average
  • In Mescal you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mescal is safer than 53% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mescal has decreased by 8%

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

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      Daily Crime In Mescal (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mescal

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mescal is 1 in 453
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mescal is 1 in 85
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mescal is 1 in 72

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

      Mescal police department

      ItemMescalArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.13.3

      Sex offenders in Arizona

      StateTotal offendersArizona /100KNational /100K
      Arizona8,206157266
      There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rincon Valley, AZ5,938148794941
      St. David, AZ1,7091871,0011,188
      Benson, AZ4,9744142,2202,634
      Pimaco Two, AZ6155042,7043,208
      Mescal, AZ1,5252211,1851,406

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hasson Heights, PA1,525138632770
      Elgin town, SC1,5251891,0891,278
      Dillsboro, IN1,525152810963
      Ardmore, AL1,5263502,4512,801
      Bruceton, TN1,5242861,7862,071
      Mescal, AZ1,5252211,1851,406
      Source: The Mescal, AZ 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.