Reported Annual Crime In San Clemente

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSan Clemente/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,014n/a (estimate)1,5482,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSan Clemente/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape9n/a13.739.242.6
Robbery28n/a42.7137.386.2
Assault77n/a117.5266.5246.8
Violent crime114n/a (estimate)174447381
Burglary140n/a213.7416.2376.0
Theft697n/a1,064.01,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft63n/a96.2392.4228.9
Property crime900n/a (estimate)1,3742,3802,200
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in San Clemente, CA. These figures on reported criminal activity in San Clemente, CA, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in San Clemente, CA is 45% lower than the average of the whole of the state of California, and when compared with the national average, is 40% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, San Clemente, CA has 61% lower than violent crime rate than California average, while remaining 54% lower than the national average. In property crime, San Clemente, CA is 42% lower than the average of California and is 38% lower than the national average.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in San Clemente is 40% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.24 daily crimes that occur in San Clemente.
  • San Clemente is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States.
  • In San Clemente you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in San Clemente has increased by 17%.

Compare San Clemente, CA Crime To Other Cities

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

      The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in San Clemente, CA on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of California. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in San Clemente, CA (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to California state wide, are 1.83 times less than the state average and 1.67 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in San Clemente, CA on a daily bases are 2.57 times less than than California average and 2.19 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in San Clemente, CA are 1.73 times less than the daily state average and 1.60 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is San Clemente (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in the San Clemente, CA area in comparison to other California communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show San Clemente, CA being safer than 86% of cities in California and 70% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking California cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to San Clemente, CA. In conclusion, San Clemente, CA now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in San Clemente

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in San Clemente is 1 in 575
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in San Clemente is 1 in 73
      The chance of being a victim of crime in San Clemente is 1 in 65
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in San Clemente, CA? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in San Clemente, CA, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 575. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 73 that you become a victim. 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 Clemente, CA is 1 in 65.

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

      Determining whether San Clemente, CA is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. San Clemente, CA has increased by 53% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 13% year over year. Total crimes for San Clemente, CA has increased by 17% in the same time frame.

      San Clemente police department

      ItemSan ClementeCaliforniaNational
      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

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      Laguna Woods, CA16,34762666728
      Rancho Santa Margarita, CA49,03894646740
      Las Flores, CA5,671145774919
      Aliso Viejo, CA50,21982853935
      Coto de Caza, CA14,8451709071,077
      Lake Forest, CA80,6581868921,079
      Laguna Niguel, CA64,9841219581,079
      San Clemente, CA65,0821741,3741,548

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Delray Beach, FL65,0445853,6044,189
      Youngstown, OH65,1616663,5554,220
      Rockville, MD65,1712601,1281,388
      Laguna Niguel, CA64,9841219581,079
      Marysville, WA64,9552422,2062,449
      San Clemente, CA65,0821741,3741,548
      Source: The San Clemente, 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.