Reported Annual Crime In Paramount

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleParamount/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,756n/a (estimate)3,1912,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleParamount/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder3n/a5.54.45.0
Rape19n/a34.539.242.6
Robbery137n/a249.0137.386.2
Assault170n/a309.0266.5246.8
Violent crime329n/a (estimate)598447381
Burglary213n/a387.1416.2376.0
Theft871n/a1,583.01,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft343n/a623.4392.4228.9
Property crime1,427n/a (estimate)2,5932,3802,200
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Paramount, CA. All reported Paramount, CA crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Paramount, CA overall crime rate is 13% higher than in comparison to the California average; and is also 24% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Paramount, CA, the rate is 34% higher than compared to the California average, and 57% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Paramount, CA comes in at 9% higher than to the average seen in California, and 18% higher than the overall national average.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Paramount is 24% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.74 daily crimes that occur in Paramount.
  • Paramount is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Paramount you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Paramount has decreased by 14%.

Compare Paramount, CA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Paramount (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Paramount, CA is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for California and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Paramount, CA are 1.13 times more than the California average and 1.24 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Paramount, CA are 1.34 times more than than California and 1.57 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Paramount, CA are 1.09 times more than than California and 1.18 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Paramount (higher is better)

      Many people wonder how safe they are in Paramount, CA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Paramount, CA to other cities in the state and across the country, Paramount, CA is 18% safer than other cities of California and 14% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in California cities and all around the United States, Paramount, CA has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Paramount, CA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Paramount

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Paramount is 1 in 168
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Paramount is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Paramount is 1 in 32
      Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Paramount, CA? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Paramount, CA, you have a 1 in 168 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 39. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Paramount, CA is 1 in 32.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Paramount, CA is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Paramount, CA has increased by 6%, the amount of property crime in Paramount, CA has decreased by 17%, and the total amount of crime in Paramount, CA has decreased by 14% year to year.

      Paramount police department

      ItemParamountCaliforniaNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rolling Hills, CA1,7600265265
      Rose Hills, CA3,033101536636
      Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58244767811
      Ladera Heights, CA7,195145774919
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,41275916991
      Rossmoor, CA10,9331709071,077
      Cudahy, CA24,1063737751,149
      Paramount, CA54,9415982,5933,191

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Port Arthur, TX54,9137012,5973,298
      Hanford, CA54,9124822,2252,708
      West Haven, CT54,9721922,1472,338
      Aloha, OR54,9083513,5503,900
      Shoreline, WA55,0211201,9422,062
      Paramount, CA54,9415982,5933,191
      Source: The Paramount, 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.