Reported Annual Crime In Norwalk

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorwalk/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,382n/a (estimate)2,2172,9982,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorwalk/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder7n/a6.54.95.3
Rape18n/a16.834.940.4
Robbery139n/a129.4139.6102.8
Assault255n/a237.3265.9248.5
Violent crime419n/a (estimate)390445386
Burglary372n/a346.2479.8468.9
Theft1,125n/a1,047.01,623.01,745.0
Vehicle theft466n/a433.7450.3236.9
Property crime1,963n/a (estimate)1,8272,5532,451
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Norwalk, CA. The total number of reported crimes in Norwalk, CA is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Norwalk, CA crime rate is 26% lower than the California average and is 22% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Norwalk, CA has a violent crime rate that is 12% lower than the California average and 1% higher than the national average. For property crime, Norwalk, CA is 28% lower than the California average and 25% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Norwalk is 22% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.07 daily crimes that occur in Norwalk.
  • Norwalk is safer than 34% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Norwalk you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Norwalk has increased by 3%.

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Daily Crime In Norwalk (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Norwalk, CA for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for California as well as those across America as a whole. The Norwalk, CA total amount of daily offenses is 1.35 times less than the California average and 1.28 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Norwalk, CA is 1.14 times less than the California average, and it is 1.01 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Norwalk, CA has a daily crime figure that is 1.40 times less than the California average and 1.34 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Norwalk (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Norwalk, CA compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Norwalk, CA safer than 44% when compared to other California cities, and 34% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in California, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Norwalk, CA. At this time, Norwalk, CA sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Norwalk

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Norwalk is 1 in 257
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Norwalk is 1 in 55
The chance of being a victim of crime in Norwalk is 1 in 46
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Norwalk, CA? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Norwalk, CA, you have a 1 in 257 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 55. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Norwalk, CA is 1 in 46.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Norwalk, CA is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Norwalk, CA has increased by 5% and the rate of property crime in Norwalk, CA has increased by 3%. The total crime rate in Norwalk, CA has increased by 3% year to year.

Norwalk police department

ItemNorwalkCaliforniaNational
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
California68,119197222
There are a total of 68,119 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 197 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 11% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Rose Hills, CA3,033111634745
Rossmoor, CA10,9331709731,142
North El Monte, CA4,0581921,1011,293
Cudahy, CA24,1063111,0081,319
Placentia, CA52,1681461,4961,642
Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,2061331,5191,651
La Puente, CA40,3843201,3681,688
Norwalk, CA106,3603901,8272,217

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pearland, TX106,2381751,8141,988
Palm Bay, FL106,5734741,6922,166
Everett, WA106,5804505,1465,595
Highlands Ranch, CO106,5962241,7912,015
North Charleston, SC106,1138995,6286,526
Norwalk, CA106,3603901,8272,217
Source: The Norwalk, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.