Annual Crime In Soquel (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSoquel/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,027 (estimate)2,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSoquel/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a4.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a137.386.2
Assaultn/an/an/a266.5246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)320 (estimate)447381
Burglaryn/an/an/a416.2376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a392.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,706 (estimate)2,3802,200

Key findings

  • Soquel crime rates are 21% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Soquel are 16% lower than the national average
  • In Soquel you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Soquel is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Soquel has decreased by 6%

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Compare Soquel, CA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Soquel (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Soquel (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Soquel

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Soquel is 1 in 313
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Soquel is 1 in 59
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Soquel is 1 in 50

      Year Over Year Crime In Soquel (per 100,000 people)

      Soquel police department

      ItemSoquelCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a51,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

      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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      Soquel, CA10,9123201,7062,027

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      DeRidder, LA10,918922,7822,874
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      Soquel, CA10,9123201,7062,027
      Source: The Soquel, 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.