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Total crime 45%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 43%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Whittier-Los Nietos/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,746 (estimate)2,8282,580
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)592 (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)3,154 (estimate)2,3802,200

Key findings

  • West Whittier-Los Nietos crime rates are 45% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Whittier-Los Nietos are 56% higher than the national average
  • In West Whittier-Los Nietos you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Whittier-Los Nietos is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Whittier-Los Nietos has decreased by 4%

West Whittier-Los Nietos crime map

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The West Whittier-Los Nietos crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in West Whittier-Los Nietos 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 West Whittier-Los Nietos crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In West Whittier-Los Nietos (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Whittier-Los Nietos

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Whittier-Los Nietos is 1 in 169
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Whittier-Los Nietos is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Whittier-Los Nietos is 1 in 27

      Year Over Year Crime In West Whittier-Los Nietos (per 100,000 people)

      West Whittier-Los Nietos police department

      ItemWest Whittier-Los NietosCaliforniaNational
      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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      San Pasqual, CA2,01770373443
      Rose Hills, CA3,033101536636
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      Villa Park, CA5,9220965965
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      Rossmoor, CA10,9331709071,077
      Cudahy, CA24,1063737751,149
      West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA27,0715923,1543,746

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      Lafayette, CO27,0532082,4592,667
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      West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA27,0715923,1543,746
      Source: The West Whittier-Los Nietos, 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.