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Total crime 31%
Violent crime 1%
Property crime 37%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsUniversity/100k peopleSan Bernardino/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime11,9391,706 (estimate)5,5092,7722,489
Murder46n/a21.24.35.0
Rape140n/a64.637.542.6
Robbery906n/a418.1132.481.6
Assault1,766n/a814.9267.1250.2
Violent crime2,858382 (estimate)1,319441379
Burglary2,029n/a936.3386.1340.5
Theft4,974n/a2,295.21,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft2,078n/a958.9358.8219.9
Property crime9,0811,324 (estimate)4,1902,3312,110

Key findings

  • University crime rates are 31% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in University are 1% higher than the national average
  • In University you have a 1 in 59 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • University is safer than 63% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in San Bernardino has increased by 1%

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      Daily Crime In University (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in University

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in University is 1 in 262
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in University is 1 in 76
      The chance of being a victim of crime in University is 1 in 59

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

      San Bernardino police department

      ItemUniversitySan BernardinoCalifornia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a42851,506
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.03.6

      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
      Lytle Creek, CA1,0191981,0471,245
      Eastvale, CA58,2171251,4241,549
      Fontana, CA205,2283421,4331,775
      Grand Terrace, CA12,3932921,8732,166
      Highland, CA54,4906501,6272,277
      Running Springs, CA4,6243721,9682,341
      Highgrove, CA4,5374022,1272,529
      San Bernardino, CA214,5811,3194,1905,509

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Des Moines, IA212,8597124,0914,803
      Birmingham, AL212,4241,9126,3148,226
      Richmond, VA216,7734633,4993,962
      Spokane, WA212,0786905,9196,609
      Boise, ID218,6772811,5791,860
      San Bernardino, CA214,5811,3194,1905,509
      Source: The University, San Bernardino, 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.