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Total crime 37%
Violent crime 5%
Property crime 42%
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 peopleSan Buenaventura (Ventura)/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3,927n/a (estimate)3,5292,8282,580
Murder2n/a1.84.45.0
Rape54n/a48.539.242.6
Robbery117n/a105.1137.386.2
Assault272n/a244.4266.5246.8
Violent crime445n/a (estimate)400447381
Burglary481n/a432.3416.2376.0
Theft2,667n/a2,396.81,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft334n/a300.2392.4228.9
Property crime3,482n/a (estimate)3,1292,3802,200

Key findings

  • San Buenaventura (Ventura) crime rates are 37% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in San Buenaventura (Ventura) are 5% higher than the national average
  • In San Buenaventura (Ventura) you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • San Buenaventura (Ventura) is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in San Buenaventura (Ventura) has decreased by 5%

San Buenaventura (Ventura) crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In San Buenaventura (Ventura) (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in San Buenaventura (Ventura), per 100,000 residents. In San Buenaventura (Ventura), the total number of daily crimes is 1.25 times more than the California average and 1.37 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in San Buenaventura (Ventura) are 1.12 times less than the California average and 1.05 times more than the national average. For property crime, San Buenaventura (Ventura) has a daily crime rate that is 1.31 times more than the California average and 1.42 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is San Buenaventura (Ventura) (higher is better)

      Is San Buenaventura (Ventura) safe in comparison to other cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in San Buenaventura (Ventura) to other cities in the state and across the country, San Buenaventura (Ventura) is 26% safer than other cities of California and 21% safer than other cities in the nation. San Buenaventura (Ventura) has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in San Buenaventura (Ventura)

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in San Buenaventura (Ventura) is 1 in 251
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in San Buenaventura (Ventura) is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in San Buenaventura (Ventura) is 1 in 29
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in San Buenaventura (Ventura)? If you reside in San Buenaventura (Ventura), the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 251. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 32 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in San Buenaventura (Ventura), is 1 in 29.

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

      A good indicator of whether San Buenaventura (Ventura) is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in San Buenaventura (Ventura) has decreased by 4%, while the property crime rate in San Buenaventura (Ventura) has decreased by 5% year over year. The number of total crimes in San Buenaventura (Ventura) has decreased by 5% year over year.

      San Buenaventura (Ventura) police department

      ItemSan Buenaventura (Ventura)CaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)17251,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.63.63.3
      There are a total of 172 San Buenaventura (Ventura) police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 56.1% less than the California average and 51.3% 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
      Channel Islands Beach, CA2,95470373443
      Ojai, CA7,58179895974
      Meiners Oaks, CA3,3481921,0251,217
      Camarillo, CA66,6301141,2331,347
      Saticoy, CA1,2872271,2061,433
      Carpinteria, CA13,5531601,5461,707
      Oak View, CA4,4722721,4471,719
      San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA109,0674003,1293,529

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Billings, MT109,0895424,7795,321
      High Point, NC108,9825793,2723,852
      Temecula, CA108,9651192,3292,448
      Waterbury, CT109,2114443,9234,367
      Cambridge, MA108,7572951,8002,095
      San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA109,0674003,1293,529
      Source: The San Buenaventura (Ventura), 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.