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Total crime 64%
Violent crime 83%
Property crime 61%
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 peopleSierra Madre/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime102n/a (estimate)9232,8282,580
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape0n/a0.039.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.0137.386.2
Assault7n/a63.3266.5246.8
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)63447381
Burglary34n/a307.6416.2376.0
Theft59n/a533.71,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a18.1392.4228.9
Property crime95n/a (estimate)8592,3802,200

Key findings

  • Sierra Madre crime rates are 64% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sierra Madre are 83% lower than the national average
  • In Sierra Madre you have a 1 in 109 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sierra Madre is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sierra Madre has decreased by 12%

Sierra Madre crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Sierra Madre (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Sierra Madre, CA per 100,000 people. In Sierra Madre, the total number of daily crimes is 3.06 times less than the California average and 2.80 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Sierra Madre is 7.07 times less than the California average and 6.01 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Sierra Madre has a daily crime rate that is 2.77 times less than the California average and 2.56 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Sierra Madre (higher is better)

      How safe is Sierra Madre, California compared to other cities in California and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Sierra Madre is safer than 95% of the cities in California and 82% 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 Sierra Madre. Overall, Sierra Madre is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sierra Madre

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sierra Madre is 1 in 1580
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sierra Madre is 1 in 117
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sierra Madre is 1 in 109
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Sierra Madre? In Sierra Madre, you have a 1 in 1580 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 117. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Sierra Madre, CA is 1 in 109.

      Year Over Year Crime In Sierra Madre (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Sierra Madre is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Sierra Madre has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 13% in Sierra Madre, while property crimes in Sierra Madre have decreased by 12%. Total crime has decreased by 12% year over year.

      Sierra Madre police department

      ItemSierra MadreCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1851,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.63.63.3
      There are a total of 18 Sierra Madre police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 55.1% less than the California average and 50.1% 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
      San Pasqual, CA2,01770373443
      Rose Hills, CA3,033101536636
      East Pasadena, CA6,1591608521,011
      Cudahy, CA24,1063737751,149
      La Habra Heights, CA5,4061111,2191,330
      Bradbury, CA9541821,1821,364
      Maywood, CA27,6723151,0941,409
      Sierra Madre, CA11,06763859923

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      Minnehaha, WA11,0683443,2463,589
      Millington, TN11,0699175,3206,236
      Guthrie, OK11,0633392,9433,282
      Loganville, GA11,0721302,6002,730
      Mount Kisco, NY11,0622491,0231,271
      Sierra Madre, CA11,06763859923
      Source: The Sierra Madre, 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.