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Total crime 14%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 12%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMojave/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,937 (estimate)2,8282,580
Murdern/an/an/a4.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a137.386.2
Assaultn/an/an/a266.5246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)464 (estimate)447381
Burglaryn/an/an/a416.2376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a392.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,473 (estimate)2,3802,200

Key findings

  • Mojave crime rates are 14% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mojave are 22% higher than the national average
  • In Mojave you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mojave is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mojave has decreased by 4%

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

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      Daily Crime In Mojave (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mojave

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mojave is 1 in 216
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mojave is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mojave is 1 in 35

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

      Mojave police department

      ItemMojaveCaliforniaNational
      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
      California City, CA13,3603342,7973,131
      Rosamond, CA19,6726533,4764,128
      Mojave, CA4,2394642,4732,937

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Olive, AL4,2372631,4231,685
      Dilworth, MN4,2371344,6494,783
      Mystic, CT4,24170566636
      Parker, TX4,24142569611
      Samoset, FL4,2433712,2022,573
      Mojave, CA4,2394642,4732,937
      Source: The Mojave, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.