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Total crime 42%
Violent crime 3%
Property crime 49%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMount Shasta/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime47n/a (estimate)1,4362,7722,489
Murder1n/a30.54.35.0
Rape0n/a0.037.542.6
Robbery2n/a61.1132.481.6
Assault9n/a274.9267.1250.2
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)367441379
Burglary5n/a152.7386.1340.5
Theft24n/a733.01,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft6n/a183.3358.8219.9
Property crime35n/a (estimate)1,0692,3312,110

Key findings

  • Mount Shasta crime rates are 42% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mount Shasta are 3% lower than the national average
  • In Mount Shasta you have a 1 in 70 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mount Shasta is safer than 37% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mount Shasta has decreased by 19%

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 273
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mount Shasta is 1 in 94
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mount Shasta is 1 in 70

      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, CA1,1012301,2131,443
      Dunsmuir, CA1,6318951,1512,046
      Weed, CA2,7501,2722,0583,330
      Gazelle, CA507133,7674,480
      Mount Shasta, CA3,2853671,0691,436

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Montura, FL3,2842881,6351,923
      Manor, PA3,287138635773
      Duncan, SC3,2831961,8752,071
      Athens, PA3,287157752909
      Lowville, NY3,2822268651,091
      Mount Shasta, CA3,2853671,0691,436
      Source: The Mount Shasta, CA 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.