Reported Annual Crime In Palos Verdes Estates

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePalos Verdes Estates/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime128n/a (estimate)9402,9462,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePalos Verdes Estates/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.65.3
Rape1n/a7.337.241.7
Robbery2n/a14.7143.298.0
Assault0n/a0.0264.2248.9
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)22449383
Burglary43n/a315.9446.9430.4
Theft77n/a565.71,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theft5n/a36.7425.9237.4
Property crime125n/a (estimate)9182,4972,362
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Palos Verdes Estates, CA is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 68% lower than the average of crimes committed in California. It is also 66% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Palos Verdes Estates, CA shows a crime rate that is 95% lower than the California average. The crime rate is also 94% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Palos Verdes Estates, CA is shown to be 63% lower than the California average and 61% lower than the national average.
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The Palos Verdes Estates crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Palos Verdes Estates as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Palos Verdes Estates crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Palos Verdes Estates is 66% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.58 daily crimes that occur in Palos Verdes Estates.
  • Palos Verdes Estates is safer than 87% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Palos Verdes Estates you have a 1 in 107 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Palos Verdes Estates has decreased by 27%.

Compare Palos Verdes Estates, CA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Palos Verdes Estates (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Palos Verdes Estates, CA per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for California and on a national scale. In Palos Verdes Estates, CA the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 3.13 times less than the California average and 2.92 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Palos Verdes Estates, CA is 20.38 times less than the California average and 17.37 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Palos Verdes Estates, CA has a constant daily crime rate that is 2.72 times less than the California average and 2.57 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Palos Verdes Estates (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Palos Verdes Estates, CA compared to every other city in California as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Palos Verdes Estates, CA ranks safer than 97% of every city located within California along with 87% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in California and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Palos Verdes Estates, CA. As a result, Palos Verdes Estates, CA is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Palos Verdes Estates

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Palos Verdes Estates is 1 in 4537
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Palos Verdes Estates is 1 in 109
The chance of being a victim of crime in Palos Verdes Estates is 1 in 107
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Palos Verdes Estates, CA? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Palos Verdes Estates, CA, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 4537. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 109 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Palos Verdes Estates, CA is 1 in 107.

Year Over Year Crime In Palos Verdes Estates (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Palos Verdes Estates, CA is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Palos Verdes Estates, CA has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 57% in Palos Verdes Estates, CA, while property crimes in Palos Verdes Estates, CA have decreased by 25%. Crimes in total for Palos Verdes Estates, CA have decreased by 27% year over year.

Palos Verdes Estates police department

ItemPalos Verdes EstatesCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3851,506558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.83.63.3
There are a total of 38 Palos Verdes Estates police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23% less than the California average and 14.5% less than the National average.

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
Rolling Hills, CA1,7600317317
Ladera Heights, CA7,195146812958
Marina del Rey, CA9,7821588761,034
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,412781,0481,125
Cudahy, CA24,1063068861,193
View Park-Windsor Hills, CA11,6402301,2791,508
Maywood, CA27,6724161,3151,731
Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58222918940

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Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58222918940
Source: The Palos Verdes Estates, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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