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Total crime 3%
Violent crime 9%
Property crime 5%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOxnard/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime5,066n/a (estimate)2,4122,5812,346
Murder8n/a3.85.66.5
Rape81n/a38.634.238.4
Robbery274n/a130.4113.673.9
Assault380n/a180.9288.7279.7
Violent crime743n/a (estimate)354442388
Burglary638n/a303.7369.7314.2
Theft2,907n/a1,383.91,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theft778n/a370.4427.6246.0
Property crime4,323n/a (estimate)2,0582,1391,958

Key findings

  • Oxnard crime rates are 3% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Oxnard are 9% lower than the national average
  • In Oxnard you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Oxnard is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Oxnard has increased by 3%

Oxnard crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Oxnard (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Oxnard, per 100,000 residents. In Oxnard, the total number of daily crimes is 1.07 times less than the California average and 1.03 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Oxnard are 1.25 times less than the California average and 1.10 times less than the national average. For property crime, Oxnard has a daily crime rate that is 1.04 times less than the California average and 1.05 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Oxnard (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Oxnard in comparison to other California communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Oxnard safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Oxnard being safer than 43% of cities in California and 31% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking California cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Oxnard. In conclusion, Oxnard ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oxnard

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oxnard is 1 in 283
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oxnard is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Oxnard is 1 in 42
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Oxnard? In Oxnard, CA you have a 1 in 283 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Oxnard.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Oxnard is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Oxnard has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 3% in Oxnard, while property crimes in Oxnard have increased by 3%. Total crime has increased by 3% year over year.

      Oxnard police department

      ItemOxnardCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)39151,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.93.63.3
      There are a total of 391 Oxnard police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 46.4% less than the California average and 40.4% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Channel Islands Beach, CA2,95469336405
      Casa Conejo, CA3,1801848931,077
      Camarillo, CA66,630751,1601,235
      Saticoy, CA1,2872241,0841,308
      Oak View, CA4,4722691,3011,570
      Santa Paula, CA30,2833421,4631,805
      Port Hueneme, CA22,1262641,8042,068
      Oxnard, CA204,7523542,0582,412

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fontana, CA205,2283081,1561,464
      Tacoma, WA205,6028435,5076,351
      Fayetteville, NC203,6709783,4004,379
      Moreno Valley, CA202,0613872,3812,768
      Montgomery, AL201,7176124,2694,881
      Oxnard, CA204,7523542,0582,412
      Source: The Oxnard, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.