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Total crime 42%
Violent crime 42%
Property crime 42%
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 peopleTurlock/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,470n/a (estimate)3,3302,5812,346
Murder5n/a6.75.66.5
Rape25n/a33.734.238.4
Robbery90n/a121.3113.673.9
Assault288n/a388.2288.7279.7
Violent crime408n/a (estimate)550442388
Burglary377n/a508.2369.7314.2
Theft1,308n/a1,763.21,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theft377n/a508.2427.6246.0
Property crime2,062n/a (estimate)2,7802,1391,958

Key findings

  • Turlock crime rates are 42% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Turlock are 42% higher than the national average
  • In Turlock you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Turlock is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Turlock has decreased by 10%

Turlock crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Turlock (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Turlock for every 100,000 residents. The Turlock total amount of daily crime is 1.29 times more than the California average and 1.42 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Turlock, is 1.24 times more than the California average, and it is 1.42 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Turlock has a daily crime average that is 1.30 times more than the California average and 1.42 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Turlock (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in California and all other cities across the US, is Turlock safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Turlock is safer than 16% of other cities in the state of California. In addition, Turlock is safer than 14% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all California and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Turlock. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Turlock is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Turlock

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Turlock is 1 in 182
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Turlock is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Turlock is 1 in 31
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Turlock, California? If you reside in Turlock, then there is a 1 in 182 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 36. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 31 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Turlock.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Turlock is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Turlock has decreased by 4% and the rate of property crime in Turlock has decreased by 11%. The total crime rate in Turlock has decreased by 10% year to year.

      Turlock police department

      ItemTurlockCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)11651,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.73.63.3
      There are a total of 116 Turlock police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 53.9% less than the California average and 48.8% 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
      Hughson, CA7,16078417495
      Waterford, CA8,7082668651,131
      Newman, CA10,8081341,0361,170
      McSwain, CA4,3972411,1651,406
      Parklawn, CA1,1502481,2011,449
      Airport, CA1,6052481,2011,449
      Riverdale Park, CA1,0562481,2011,449
      Turlock, CA71,1665502,7803,330

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Temple, TX71,1383722,6272,998
      Lynwood, CA71,2336312,1612,792
      Lafayette, IN71,2495943,0513,645
      Gulfport, MS71,2654394,2674,706
      Fort Myers, FL71,0515171,8802,397
      Turlock, CA71,1665502,7803,330
      Source: The Turlock, 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.