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Total crime 32%
Violent crime 12%
Property crime 35%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMount Shasta/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime58n/a (estimate)1,7632,8282,580
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape1n/a30.439.242.6
Robbery1n/a30.4137.386.2
Assault9n/a273.6266.5246.8
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)334447381
Burglary7n/a212.8416.2376.0
Theft28n/a851.31,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft12n/a364.9392.4228.9
Property crime47n/a (estimate)1,4292,3802,200

Key findings

  • Mount Shasta crime rates are 32% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mount Shasta are 12% lower than the national average
  • In Mount Shasta you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mount Shasta is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mount Shasta has decreased by 30%

Mount Shasta crime map

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      Daily Crime In Mount Shasta (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mount Shasta

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mount Shasta is 1 in 300
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mount Shasta is 1 in 70
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mount Shasta is 1 in 57

      Year Over Year Crime In Mount Shasta (per 100,000 people)

      Mount Shasta police department

      ItemMount ShastaCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1151,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.23.63.3
      There are a total of 11 Mount Shasta police officers. This results in 3.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.3% less than the California average and 0.4% less than the National average.

      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
      McCloud, CA1,1012331,2391,471
      Dunsmuir, CA1,6315731,4632,036
      Weed, CA2,7509693,0574,027
      Gazelle, CA507223,8464,568
      Mount Shasta, CA3,2853341,4291,763

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Montura, FL3,2842931,7392,032
      Duncan, SC3,283861,8391,925
      Athens, PA3,2872511,1901,441
      Manor, PA3,28730119148
      El Cenizo, TX3,2823131,8032,117
      Mount Shasta, CA3,2853341,4291,763
      Source: The Mount Shasta, 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.