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Total crime 102%
Violent crime 32%
Property crime 115%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsGolden Gate/100k peopleOakland/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime33,3885,028 (estimate)7,6922,7722,489
Murder78n/a18.04.35.0
Rape372n/a85.737.542.6
Robbery2,859n/a658.7132.481.6
Assault2,211n/a509.4267.1250.2
Violent crime5,520500 (estimate)1,272441379
Burglary2,599n/a598.8386.1340.5
Theft20,228n/a4,660.41,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft5,041n/a1,161.4358.8219.9
Property crime27,8684,528 (estimate)6,4212,3312,110

Key findings

  • Golden Gate crime rates are 102% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Golden Gate are 32% higher than the national average
  • In Golden Gate you have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Golden Gate is safer than 33% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in Oakland has increased by 15%

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      Daily Crime In Golden Gate (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Golden Gate

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Golden Gate is 1 in 200
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Golden Gate is 1 in 23
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Golden Gate is 1 in 20

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

      Oakland police department

      ItemGolden GateOaklandCalifornia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a89151,506
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.23.6

      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
      Acalanes Ridge, CA1,00062327389
      Castle Hill, CA1,20262327389
      Shell Ridge, CA1,12362327389
      Reliez Valley, CA3,59584444528
      San Miguel, CA3,21484444528
      Belvedere, CA2,01747710757
      Moraga, CA16,977128692821
      Oakland, CA412,0401,2726,4217,692

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Minneapolis, MN404,6709264,5175,443
      Tulsa, OK399,9069875,3116,298
      Miami, FL432,6225933,6684,261
      Cleveland, OH389,1651,5174,4675,984
      Wichita, KS388,0331,1415,3226,463
      Oakland, CA412,0401,2726,4217,692
      Source: The Golden Gate, Oakland, 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.