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Total crime 61%
Violent crime 74%
Property crime 59%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsTierrasanta/100k peopleSan Diego/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime29,624905 (estimate)2,0612,5812,346
Murder56n/a3.95.66.5
Rape485n/a33.734.238.4
Robbery1,207n/a84.0113.673.9
Assault3,555n/a247.3288.7279.7
Violent crime5,303102 (estimate)369442388
Burglary3,324n/a231.2369.7314.2
Theft16,044n/a1,116.01,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theft4,953n/a344.5427.6246.0
Property crime24,321803 (estimate)1,6922,1391,958

Key findings

  • Tierrasanta crime rates are 61% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Tierrasanta are 74% lower than the national average
  • In Tierrasanta you have a 1 in 111 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Tierrasanta is safer than 93% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in San Diego has decreased by 8%

Tierrasanta crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Tierrasanta (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Tierrasanta

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Tierrasanta is 1 in 981
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Tierrasanta is 1 in 125
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Tierrasanta is 1 in 111

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

      San Diego police department

      ItemTierrasantaSan 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fairbanks Ranch, CA2,86469336405
      Rancho Santa Fe, CA2,76369336405
      Granite Hills, CA3,07198473571
      Poway, CA49,675107740847
      Crest, CA2,7331808691,049
      Santee, CA56,8392857711,056
      Coronado, CA24,852721,1241,196
      San Diego, CA1,374,8123691,6922,061

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      San Antonio, TX1,439,3587353,6274,362
      Dallas, TX1,278,4338453,4464,291
      Phoenix, AZ1,555,3247982,9893,788
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,9389093,0974,006
      San Jose, CA1,009,3634252,3162,741
      San Diego, CA1,374,8123691,6922,061
      Source: The Tierrasanta, San Diego, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.