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Total crime 58%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 58%
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 peopleSan Anselmo/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,056 (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)168 (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)888 (estimate)2,3312,110

Key findings

  • San Anselmo crime rates are 58% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in San Anselmo are 56% lower than the national average
  • In San Anselmo you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • San Anselmo is safer than 65% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in San Anselmo has decreased by 2%

San Anselmo crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In San Anselmo (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in San Anselmo

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in San Anselmo is 1 in 596
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in San Anselmo is 1 in 113
      The chance of being a victim of crime in San Anselmo is 1 in 95

      Year Over Year Crime In San Anselmo (per 100,000 people)

      San Anselmo police department

      ItemSan AnselmoCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2351,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.63.3
      There are a total of 23 San Anselmo police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 49.4% less than the California average and 43.8% 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
      Woodacre, CA1,54262327389
      Black Point-Green Point, CA1,59262327389
      Bolinas, CA1,28162327389
      Sleepy Hollow, CA2,27569366435
      Lagunitas-Forest Knolls, CA1,53081426507
      Belvedere, CA2,01747710757
      Tiburon, CA9,1700898898
      San Anselmo, CA12,6231688881,056

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dallas, GA12,6223822,6613,043
      Georgetown, GA12,6212952,0582,353
      Markham, IL12,6335702,5863,156
      Boone, IA12,6092891,1331,422
      Lincolnwood, IL12,6371141,6481,762
      San Anselmo, CA12,6231688881,056
      Source: The San Anselmo, 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.