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Total crime 45%
Violent crime 51%
Property crime 44%
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 peopleSalton City/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,606 (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)574 (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)3,032 (estimate)2,3312,110

Key findings

  • Salton City crime rates are 45% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Salton City are 51% higher than the national average
  • In Salton City you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Salton City is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Salton City has decreased by 2%

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

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      Daily Crime In Salton City (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Salton City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Salton City is 1 in 175
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Salton City is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Salton City is 1 in 28

      Year Over Year Crime In Salton City (per 100,000 people)

      Salton City police department

      ItemSalton CityCaliforniaNational
      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
      Desert Shores, CA1,1732481,3091,556
      North Shore, CA3,1993361,7762,112
      Oasis, CA4,3744582,4222,880
      Bombay Beach, CA3177133,7674,480
      Salton City, CA5,2175743,0323,606

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tipton, IN5,217177670847
      Manitou Springs, CO5,217931,3361,429
      Forestbrook, SC5,2183552,0422,397
      Chackbay, LA5,2164312,4802,911
      Springfield, MI5,2185111,8542,365
      Salton City, CA5,2175743,0323,606
      Source: The Salton City, 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.