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Total crime 72%
Violent crime 36%
Property crime 78%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSan Leandro/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4,057n/a (estimate)4,4412,8282,580
Murder1n/a1.14.45.0
Rape22n/a24.139.242.6
Robbery299n/a327.3137.386.2
Assault151n/a165.3266.5246.8
Violent crime473n/a (estimate)518447381
Burglary439n/a480.5416.2376.0
Theft2,333n/a2,553.71,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft812n/a888.8392.4228.9
Property crime3,584n/a (estimate)3,9232,3802,200

Key findings

  • San Leandro crime rates are 72% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in San Leandro are 36% higher than the national average
  • In San Leandro you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • San Leandro is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in San Leandro has decreased by 4%

San Leandro crime map

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

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

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in San Leandro, CA per 100,000 people. In San Leandro, the total number of daily crimes is 1.57 times more than the California average and 1.72 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in San Leandro is 1.16 times more than the California average and 1.36 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, San Leandro has a daily crime rate that is 1.65 times more than the California average and 1.78 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is San Leandro (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of San Leandro to every other city in California, as well as the entirety of the United States, is San Leandro safe? The gauges above illustrate that San Leandro is safer than 13% of every city located within California along with 12% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in California and in the United States as a whole. As a result, San Leandro, CA is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in San Leandro

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in San Leandro is 1 in 194
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in San Leandro is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in San Leandro is 1 in 23
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in San Leandro, California? If you reside in San Leandro, then there is a 1 in 194 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 26. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 23 risk that you will become a victim of crime in San Leandro.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for San Leandro is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in San Leandro has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 10% in San Leandro, while property crimes in San Leandro have decreased by 3%. Total crime has decreased by 4% year over year.

      San Leandro police department

      ItemSan LeandroCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)12651,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.53.63.3
      There are a total of 126 San Leandro police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59.8% less than the California average and 55.4% less than the National average.

      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
      Norris Canyon, CA1,04663334397
      Castle Hill, CA1,20263334397
      Acalanes Ridge, CA1,00063334397
      Shell Ridge, CA1,12363334397
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,45685453538
      San Miguel, CA3,21485453538
      Moraga, CA16,97767526593
      San Leandro, CA89,0395183,9234,441

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fall River, MA88,9021,0151,5212,536
      Chico, CA89,3776482,5493,197
      Toms River, NJ88,537601,4291,488
      San Tan Valley, AZ88,5076213,5004,121
      Edmond, OK88,3421361,5221,658
      San Leandro, CA89,0395183,9234,441
      Source: The San Leandro, 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.