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Total crime 42%
Violent crime 84%
Property crime 35%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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.
StatisticReportedincidentsCrescent Park/100k peoplePalo Alto/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,5851,485 (estimate)2,3462,8282,580
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape5n/a7.439.242.6
Robbery30n/a44.4137.386.2
Assault37n/a54.8266.5246.8
Violent crime7259 (estimate)107447381
Burglary234n/a346.4416.2376.0
Theft1,197n/a1,771.81,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft82n/a121.4392.4228.9
Property crime1,5131,426 (estimate)2,2392,3802,200

Key findings

  • Crescent Park crime rates are 42% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Crescent Park are 84% lower than the national average
  • In Crescent Park you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Crescent Park is safer than 86% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in Palo Alto has decreased by 16%

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

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      Daily Crime In Crescent Park (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Crescent Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Crescent Park is 1 in 1695
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Crescent Park is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Crescent Park is 1 in 68

      Year Over Year Crime In Palo Alto (per 100,000 people)

      Palo Alto police department

      ItemCrescent ParkPalo AltoCalifornia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a13451,506
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.03.6

      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.

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      Ladera, CA1,51463334397
      Sunol, CA1,00463334397
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      Loyola, CA3,42585453538
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      West Menlo Park, CA3,83085453538
      Los Altos Hills, CA8,37681555635
      Palo Alto, CA66,6491072,2392,346

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      Portland, ME66,6492872,4272,714
      Camarillo, CA66,6301141,2331,347
      Woodbury, MN66,699711,3271,398
      South San Francisco, CA66,5872662,1242,391
      Oshkosh, WI66,7131721,6591,831
      Palo Alto, CA66,6491072,2392,346
      Source: The Crescent Park, Palo Alto, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.