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Total crime 80%
Violent crime 88%
Property crime 79%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; 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 peoplePlainview/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,480 (estimate)2,7722,489
Murdern/an/an/a4.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a37.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a132.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a267.1250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)713 (estimate)441379
Burglaryn/an/an/a386.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a358.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,767 (estimate)2,3312,110

Key findings

  • Plainview crime rates are 80% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Plainview are 88% higher than the national average
  • In Plainview you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Plainview is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Plainview has decreased by 2%

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      Daily Crime In Plainview (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Plainview

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Plainview is 1 in 141
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Plainview is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Plainview is 1 in 23

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

      Plainview police department

      ItemPlainviewCaliforniaNational
      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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      Matheny, CA1,0012481,3091,556
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      Pixley, CA3,8403361,7762,112
      Poplar-Cotton Center, CA3,0093361,7762,112
      Terra Bella, CA3,2013361,7762,112
      Plainview, CA9067133,7674,480

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      Morning Sun, IA9063552,3062,661
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      Pleasantville, PA9064372,0052,442
      Henderson, MN9062842,5032,787
      Bradenton Beach, FL9071551,6251,780
      Plainview, CA9067133,7674,480
      Source: The Plainview, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.