Reported Annual Crime In Signal Hill

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSignal Hill/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime812n/a (estimate)6,9072,9462,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSignal Hill/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a8.54.65.3
Rape5n/a42.537.241.7
Robbery34n/a289.2143.298.0
Assault23n/a195.6264.2248.9
Violent crime63n/a (estimate)536449383
Burglary93n/a791.0446.9430.4
Theft521n/a4,431.41,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theft135n/a1,148.3425.9237.4
Property crime749n/a (estimate)6,3712,4972,362

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The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Signal Hill, CA. These figures on reported criminal activity in Signal Hill, CA, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Signal Hill, CA is 134% higher than the average of the whole of the state of California, and when compared with the national average, is 152% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Signal Hill, CA has 19% higher than violent crime rate than California average, while remaining 40% higher than the national average. In property crime, Signal Hill, CA is 155% higher than the average of California and is 170% higher than the national average.
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The Signal Hill crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Signal Hill 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 Signal Hill crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Signal Hill is 152% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 18.92 daily crimes that occur in Signal Hill.
  • Signal Hill is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Signal Hill you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Signal Hill has decreased by 4%.

Compare Signal Hill, CA Crime To Other Cities

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

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Signal Hill, CA per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for California as well as national figures. In Signal Hill, CA the total number of daily crimes is 2.34 times more than the California average and 2.52 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Signal Hill, CA are 1.19 times more than the California average and 1.40 times more than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Signal Hill, CA has a daily crime rate that is 2.55 times more than the California average and 2.70 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Signal Hill (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Signal Hill, CA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Signal Hill, CA to other cities in the state and across the country, Signal Hill, CA is 10% safer than other cities of California and 9% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in California cities and all around the United States, Signal Hill, CA has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Signal Hill, CA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Signal Hill

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Signal Hill is 1 in 187
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Signal Hill is 1 in 16
The chance of being a victim of crime in Signal Hill is 1 in 15
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Signal Hill, CA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Signal Hill, CA you have a 1 in 187 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 16 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Signal Hill, CA.

Year Over Year Crime In Signal Hill (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Signal Hill, CA is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Signal Hill, CA has increased by 8% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 5% year over year. Total crimes for Signal Hill, CA has decreased by 4% in the same time frame.

Signal Hill police department

ItemSignal HillCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4951,506558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.43.63.3
There are a total of 49 Signal Hill police officers. This results in 4.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 21.1% greater than the California average and 34.6% greater 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
Rolling Hills, CA1,7600317317
Rose Hills, CA3,033101562663
Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58222918940
Ladera Heights, CA7,195146812958
Rossmoor, CA10,9331719511,122
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,412781,0481,125
Cudahy, CA24,1063068861,193
Signal Hill, CA11,4045366,3716,907

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Centerton, AR11,4033251,1091,435
Two Rivers, WI11,4093311,6091,939
Summit, IL11,4092381,4971,734
Ionia, MI11,3963011,4001,701
Mendota, CA11,3946461,0821,728
Signal Hill, CA11,4045366,3716,907
Source: The Signal Hill, 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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