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Total crime 1%
Violent crime 145%
Property crime 28%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSusanville/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime349n/a (estimate)2,3682,5812,346
Murder0n/a0.05.66.5
Rape1n/a6.834.238.4
Robbery7n/a47.5113.673.9
Assault132n/a895.5288.7279.7
Violent crime140n/a (estimate)950442388
Burglary45n/a305.3369.7314.2
Theft154n/a1,044.81,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theft10n/a67.8427.6246.0
Property crime209n/a (estimate)1,4182,1391,958

Key findings

  • Susanville crime rates are 1% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Susanville are 145% higher than the national average
  • In Susanville you have a 1 in 43 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Susanville is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Susanville has decreased by 13%

Susanville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Susanville (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Susanville, California is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Susanville are 1.09 times less than the California average and 1.01 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Susanville are 2.15 times more than than California and 2.45 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Susanville are 1.51 times less than than California and 1.38 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Susanville (higher is better)

      Is Susanville safe in comparison to other cities in the state of California as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Susanville to other cities in the state and across the country, Susanville is 8% safer than other cities of California and 9% safer than other cities in the nation. Susanville has a ranks above average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Susanville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Susanville is 1 in 106
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Susanville is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Susanville is 1 in 43
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Susanville, California you have a 1 in 106 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 71 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 43 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Susanville.

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

      Determining whether Susanville is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Susanville violent crime rates have decreased by 28%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 2% year over year. Total crimes for Susanville has decreased by 13% in the same time frame.

      Susanville police department

      ItemSusanvilleCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1651,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.93.63.3
      There are a total of 16 Susanville police officers. This results in 0.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 75.2% less than the California average and 72.4% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Janesville, CA1,2831748401,013
      Johnstonville, CA1,1832049871,191
      Susanville, CA15,5559501,4182,368

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Adelphi, MD15,5544871,9602,447
      Damascus, MD15,5543191,2831,602
      Pacific Grove, CA15,5461751,4431,618
      Brunswick, ME15,56478909987
      La Marque, TX15,5675324,2314,763
      Susanville, CA15,5559501,4182,368
      Source: The Susanville, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.