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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 50%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsMira Mesa/100k peopleSan Diego/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime32,3561,217 (estimate)2,2442,7722,489
Murder50n/a3.54.35.0
Rape561n/a38.937.542.6
Robbery1,346n/a93.4132.481.6
Assault3,258n/a226.0267.1250.2
Violent crime5,215153 (estimate)362441379
Burglary3,543n/a245.7386.1340.5
Theft18,426n/a1,278.01,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft5,172n/a358.7358.8219.9
Property crime27,1411,064 (estimate)1,8832,3312,110

Key findings

  • Mira Mesa crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mira Mesa are 60% lower than the national average
  • In Mira Mesa you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mira Mesa is safer than 87% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in San Diego has decreased by 2%

Mira Mesa crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Mira Mesa (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mira Mesa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mira Mesa is 1 in 654
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mira Mesa is 1 in 94
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mira Mesa is 1 in 83

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

      San Diego police department

      ItemMira MesaSan DiegoCalifornia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,48151,506
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.93.6

      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
      Fairbanks Ranch, CA2,86469366435
      Rancho Santa Fe, CA2,76369366435
      Granite Hills, CA3,07198515613
      Poway, CA49,6751029811,084
      Encinitas, CA62,1601369551,091
      Solana Beach, CA13,312971,2871,384
      Spring Valley CDP (Lake County), CA1,1542381,2591,497
      San Diego, CA1,374,8123621,8832,244

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      San Antonio, TX1,439,3587084,3245,033
      Dallas, TX1,278,4338633,3214,184
      Phoenix, AZ1,555,3246993,3154,014
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,9389093,0974,006
      San Jose, CA1,009,3634382,4202,858
      San Diego, CA1,374,8123621,8832,244
      Source: The Mira Mesa, San Diego, 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.