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Total crime 65%
Violent crime 51%
Property crime 67%
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 peopleTruckee/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime145n/a (estimate)8732,7722,489
Murder0n/a0.04.35.0
Rape3n/a18.137.542.6
Robbery4n/a24.1132.481.6
Assault24n/a144.5267.1250.2
Violent crime31n/a (estimate)187441379
Burglary36n/a216.7386.1340.5
Theft66n/a397.31,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft12n/a72.2358.8219.9
Property crime114n/a (estimate)6862,3312,110

Key findings

  • Truckee crime rates are 65% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Truckee are 51% lower than the national average
  • In Truckee you have a 1 in 115 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Truckee is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Truckee has decreased by 9%

Truckee crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Truckee (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Truckee, California is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Truckee are 3.18 times less than the California average and 2.85 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Truckee are 2.36 times less than than California and 2.03 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Truckee are 3.40 times less than than California and 3.07 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Truckee (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Truckee to every other city in California, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Truckee safe? The gauges above illustrate that Truckee is safer than 84% of every city located within California along with 64% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in California and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Truckee, CA is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Truckee

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Truckee is 1 in 536
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Truckee is 1 in 146
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Truckee is 1 in 115
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Truckee? If you reside in Truckee, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 536. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 146 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Truckee, is 1 in 115.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Truckee, California (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Truckee has increased by 83%, the amount of property crime in Truckee has decreased by 20%, and the total amount of crime in Truckee has decreased by 9% year over year.

      Truckee police department

      ItemTruckeeCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2651,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.63.63.3
      There are a total of 26 Truckee police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 55.9% less than the California average and 51% 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
      Mogul, NV1,68369326395
      Verdi, NV1,39972338409
      Sunnyside-Tahoe City, CA1,249107567674
      Tahoe Vista, CA1,293135715850
      Incline Village, NV8,621173815988
      Crystal Bay, NV1552009381,138
      Kings Beach, CA3,2302421,2771,518
      Truckee, CA16,231187686873

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hibbing, MN16,2302581,0441,302
      Anacortes, WA16,2291142,2142,328
      West Lealman, FL16,2355313,0123,543
      Clarksburg, WV16,2263811,9042,285
      Streetsboro, OH16,2241211,3711,491
      Truckee, CA16,231187686873
      Source: The Truckee, 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.