Reported Annual Crime In San Fernando

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSan Fernando/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime480n/a (estimate)1,9282,9462,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSan Fernando/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder3n/a12.04.65.3
Rape9n/a36.137.241.7
Robbery34n/a136.6143.298.0
Assault74n/a297.2264.2248.9
Violent crime120n/a (estimate)482449383
Burglary85n/a341.4446.9430.4
Theft184n/a739.01,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theft91n/a365.5425.9237.4
Property crime360n/a (estimate)1,4462,4972,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in San Fernando, CA is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 35% lower than the average of crimes committed in California. It is also 30% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, San Fernando, CA shows a crime rate that is 7% higher than the California average. The crime rate is also 26% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, San Fernando, CA is shown to be 42% lower than the California average and 39% lower than the national average.
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San Fernando crime map

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The San Fernando crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in San Fernando as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The San Fernando crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in San Fernando is 30% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.28 daily crimes that occur in San Fernando.
  • San Fernando is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States.
  • In San Fernando you have a 1 in 52 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in San Fernando has decreased by 21%.

Compare San Fernando, CA Crime To Other Cities

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

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in San Fernando, 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 Fernando, CA (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to California state wide, are 1.53 times less than the state average and 1.42 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in San Fernando, CA on a daily bases are 1.07 times more than than California average and 1.26 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in San Fernando, CA are 1.73 times less than the daily state average and 1.63 times less than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is San Fernando (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in San Fernando, CA compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that San Fernando, CA safer than 33% when compared to other California cities, and 26% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in California, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than San Fernando, CA. At this time, San Fernando, CA sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in San Fernando

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in San Fernando is 1 in 208
The chance of being a victim of property crime in San Fernando is 1 in 70
The chance of being a victim of crime in San Fernando is 1 in 52
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in San Fernando, CA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In San Fernando, CA you have a 1 in 208 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 70 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 52 chance of becoming a victim of crime in San Fernando, CA.

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

The year over year crime rate for San Fernando, CA is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in San Fernando, CA has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 27% in San Fernando, CA, while property crimes in San Fernando, CA have decreased by 29%. Crimes in total for San Fernando, CA have decreased by 21% year over year.

San Fernando police department

ItemSan FernandoCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4451,506558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.63.3
There are a total of 44 San Fernando police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 49.3% less than the California average and 43.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in California

StateTotal offendersCalifornia /100KNational /100K
California68,119197222
There are a total of 68,119 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 197 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 11% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hasley Canyon, CA1,13563350413
Bell Canyon, CA2,15970392462
Hidden Hills, CA1,57352620671
Agua Dulce, CA3,541137764901
Topanga, CA7,8581588761,034
Stevenson Ranch, CA19,7371871,0411,228
La Cañada Flintridge, CA20,477781,4011,479
San Fernando, CA24,3964821,4461,928

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Norfolk, NE24,3981481,9132,060
Homer Glen, IL24,38516551567
Herndon, VA24,4151551,1691,323
Holt, MI24,4184101,6412,051
Trotwood, OH24,3722843,6653,949
San Fernando, CA24,3964821,4461,928
Source: The San Fernando, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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