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Total crime 16%
Violent crime 27%
Property crime 23%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSanta Rosa/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3,731n/a (estimate)2,0972,7722,489
Murder3n/a1.74.35.0
Rape146n/a82.137.542.6
Robbery126n/a70.8132.481.6
Assault582n/a327.2267.1250.2
Violent crime857n/a (estimate)482441379
Burglary486n/a273.2386.1340.5
Theft2,077n/a1,167.61,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft311n/a174.8358.8219.9
Property crime2,874n/a (estimate)1,6162,3312,110

Key findings

  • Santa Rosa crime rates are 16% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Santa Rosa are 27% higher than the national average
  • In Santa Rosa you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Santa Rosa is safer than 24% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Santa Rosa has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Santa Rosa (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Santa Rosa, California is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Santa Rosa are 1.32 times less than the California average and 1.19 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Santa Rosa are 1.09 times more than than California and 1.27 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Santa Rosa are 1.44 times less than than California and 1.31 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Santa Rosa (higher is better)

      How safe is Santa Rosa, California compared to other cities in California and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Santa Rosa is safer than 29% of the cities in California and 24% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in California and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Santa Rosa. Overall, Santa Rosa is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Santa Rosa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Santa Rosa is 1 in 208
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Santa Rosa is 1 in 62
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Santa Rosa is 1 in 48
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Santa Rosa, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 208. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 62 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Santa Rosa is 1 in 48.

      Year Over Year Crime In Santa Rosa (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Santa Rosa is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Santa Rosa has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 3% in Santa Rosa, while property crimes in Santa Rosa have decreased by 9%. Total crime has decreased by 6% year over year.

      Santa Rosa police department

      ItemSanta RosaCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)22851,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.33.63.3
      There are a total of 228 Santa Rosa police officers. This results in 1.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 63.1% less than the California average and 59% 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
      Deer Park, CA1,09262327389
      Kenwood, CA1,22762328391
      Temelec, CA1,62766347413
      Penngrove, CA2,94069366435
      Eldridge, CA1,44598519618
      Graton, CA1,665142749891
      Tomales, CA2451789421,120
      Santa Rosa, CA173,1654821,6162,097

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rancho Cucamonga, CA173,3092791,9282,207
      Oceanside, CA173,8294022,1092,511
      Jackson, MS172,0397534,5385,291
      Garden Grove, CA174,6762922,2622,554
      Tempe, AZ174,7084523,7764,229
      Santa Rosa, CA173,1654821,6162,097
      Source: The Santa Rosa, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.