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Total crime 285%
Violent crime 105%
Property crime 316%
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.
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsPotrero Hill/100k peopleSan Francisco/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime55,3589,926 (estimate)6,2252,8282,580
Murder46n/a5.24.45.0
Rape354n/a39.839.242.6
Robbery3,165n/a355.9137.386.2
Assault2,579n/a290.0266.5246.8
Violent crime6,144780 (estimate)691447381
Burglary5,322n/a598.5416.2376.0
Theft39,675n/a4,461.51,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft4,217n/a474.2392.4228.9
Property crime49,2149,146 (estimate)5,5342,3802,200

Key findings

  • Potrero Hill crime rates are 285% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Potrero Hill are 105% higher than the national average
  • In Potrero Hill you have a 1 in 11 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Potrero Hill is safer than 17% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in San Francisco has decreased by 10%

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

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      Daily Crime In Potrero Hill (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Potrero Hill

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Potrero Hill is 1 in 129
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Potrero Hill is 1 in 11
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Potrero Hill is 1 in 11

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

      San Francisco police department

      ItemPotrero HillSan FranciscoCalifornia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,59951,506
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.23.6

      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.

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      Montara, CA2,89570373443
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      San Francisco, CA850,2826915,5346,225
      Source: The Potrero Hill, San Francisco, 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.