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Total crime 79%
Violent crime 78%
Property crime 79%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMoss Beach/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)528 (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)84 (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)444 (estimate)2,3312,110

Key findings

  • Moss Beach crime rates are 79% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Moss Beach are 78% lower than the national average
  • In Moss Beach you have a 1 in 190 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Moss Beach is safer than 84% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Moss Beach has decreased by 2%

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

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      Daily Crime In Moss Beach (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Moss Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Moss Beach is 1 in 1191
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Moss Beach is 1 in 226
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Moss Beach is 1 in 190

      Year Over Year Crime In Moss Beach (per 100,000 people)

      Moss Beach police department

      ItemMoss BeachCaliforniaNational
      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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      Montara, CA2,89569366435
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      Emerald Lake Hills, CA4,716115605720
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      Hillsborough, CA11,31243842885
      El Granada, CA6,132143758901
      Woodside, CA5,496143758901
      Moss Beach, CA3,70684444528

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      St. Charles, MN3,707809811,060
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      Rayville, LA3,70805757
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      Moss Beach, CA3,70684444528
      Source: The Moss Beach, 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.