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Total crime 24%
Violent crime 38%
Property crime 21%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePatterson/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime440n/a (estimate)1,9682,8282,580
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape0n/a0.039.242.6
Robbery8n/a35.8137.386.2
Assault45n/a201.2266.5246.8
Violent crime53n/a (estimate)237447381
Burglary45n/a201.2416.2376.0
Theft224n/a1,001.71,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft118n/a527.7392.4228.9
Property crime387n/a (estimate)1,7312,3802,200

Key findings

  • Patterson crime rates are 24% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Patterson are 38% lower than the national average
  • In Patterson you have a 1 in 51 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Patterson is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Patterson has decreased by 23%

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      Daily Crime In Patterson (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Patterson, CA per 100,000 people. In Patterson, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.44 times less than the California average and 1.31 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Patterson is 1.89 times less than the California average and 1.61 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Patterson has a daily crime rate that is 1.38 times less than the California average and 1.27 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Patterson (higher is better)

      Is Patterson safe in comparison to other cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Patterson to other cities in the state and across the country, Patterson is 66% safer than other cities of California and 47% safer than other cities in the nation. Patterson has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Patterson

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Patterson is 1 in 422
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Patterson is 1 in 58
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Patterson is 1 in 51
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Patterson, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 422. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 58 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Patterson is 1 in 51.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Patterson, CA is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Patterson has increased by 13%, while the property crime rate in Patterson has decreased by 26% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Patterson has decreased by 23% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Patterson police department

      ItemPattersonCaliforniaNational
      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
      Diablo Grande, CA1,0791719111,082
      Newman, CA10,8081651,1631,328
      Parklawn, CA1,1502511,3361,587
      Riverdale Park, CA1,0562511,3361,587
      Airport, CA1,6052511,3361,587
      Rouse, CA2,0512801,4931,774
      Bystrom, CA3,8653411,8132,154
      Patterson, CA21,2052371,7311,968

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Oxford, AL21,2023174,3884,705
      Decatur, GA21,2101672,3522,519
      Clinton, UT21,210591,3571,416
      South Milwaukee, WI21,1971671,7451,912
      Arnold, MO21,1961043,6263,730
      Patterson, CA21,2052371,7311,968
      Source: The Patterson, 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.