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Total crime 32%
Violent crime 37%
Property crime 32%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePalermo/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,107 (estimate)2,5812,346
Murdern/an/an/a5.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a34.238.4
Robberyn/an/an/a113.673.9
Assaultn/an/an/a288.7279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)532 (estimate)442388
Burglaryn/an/an/a369.7314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a427.6246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,575 (estimate)2,1391,958

Key findings

  • Palermo crime rates are 32% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Palermo are 37% higher than the national average
  • In Palermo you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Palermo is safer than 16% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Palermo has decreased by 7%

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      Daily Crime In Palermo (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Palermo

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Palermo is 1 in 188
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Palermo is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Palermo is 1 in 33

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

      Palermo police department

      ItemPalermoCaliforniaNational
      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
      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.

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      Palermo, CA5,7835322,5753,107

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      Palermo, CA5,7835322,5753,107
      Source: The Palermo, 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.