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Total crime 29%
Violent crime 66%
Property crime 23%
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 peoplePleasanton/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,555n/a (estimate)1,8302,8282,580
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape6n/a7.139.242.6
Robbery57n/a67.1137.386.2
Assault47n/a55.3266.5246.8
Violent crime110n/a (estimate)129447381
Burglary156n/a183.5416.2376.0
Theft1,177n/a1,384.81,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft112n/a131.8392.4228.9
Property crime1,445n/a (estimate)1,7002,3802,200

Key findings

  • Pleasanton crime rates are 29% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pleasanton are 66% lower than the national average
  • In Pleasanton you have a 1 in 55 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pleasanton is safer than 59% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Pleasanton has decreased by 12%

Pleasanton crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Pleasanton (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Pleasanton, per 100,000 residents. In Pleasanton, the total number of daily crimes is 1.55 times less than the California average and 1.41 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Pleasanton are 3.46 times less than the California average and 2.94 times less than the national average. For property crime, Pleasanton has a daily crime rate that is 1.40 times less than the California average and 1.29 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Pleasanton (higher is better)

      How safe is Pleasanton, California compared to other cities in California and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Pleasanton is safer than 78% of the cities in California and 59% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in California and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Pleasanton. Overall, Pleasanton is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pleasanton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pleasanton is 1 in 773
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pleasanton is 1 in 59
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pleasanton is 1 in 55
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Pleasanton, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 773. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 59 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 Pleasanton is 1 in 55.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Pleasanton is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Pleasanton has increased by 10% and the rate of property crime in Pleasanton has decreased by 14%. The total crime rate in Pleasanton has decreased by 12% year to year.

      Pleasanton police department

      ItemPleasantonCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)11251,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.63.63.3
      There are a total of 112 Pleasanton police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 56.9% less than the California average and 52.1% less than the National average.

      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
      Castle Hill, CA1,20263334397
      Norris Canyon, CA1,04663334397
      Sunol, CA1,00463334397
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,45685453538
      Moraga, CA16,97767526593
      Danville, CA43,75835721757
      Byron, CA1,429152807958
      Pleasanton, CA77,0461291,7001,830

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      St. Joseph, MO76,9014894,9315,421
      Chino Hills, CA77,266951,3291,424
      Alameda, CA77,4092302,6552,886
      Baldwin Park, CA76,5113751,8112,186
      Bellflower, CA77,6874302,1662,596
      Pleasanton, CA77,0461291,7001,830
      Source: The Pleasanton, 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.