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Total crime 61%
Violent crime 84%
Property crime 56%
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 peopleYorba Linda/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime669n/a (estimate)9812,7722,489
Murder0n/a0.04.35.0
Rape3n/a4.437.542.6
Robbery17n/a24.9132.481.6
Assault22n/a32.2267.1250.2
Violent crime42n/a (estimate)62441379
Burglary140n/a205.2386.1340.5
Theft433n/a634.71,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft54n/a79.1358.8219.9
Property crime627n/a (estimate)9192,3312,110

Key findings

  • Yorba Linda crime rates are 61% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Yorba Linda are 84% lower than the national average
  • In Yorba Linda you have a 1 in 102 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Yorba Linda is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Yorba Linda has decreased by 21%

Yorba Linda crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Yorba Linda (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Yorba Linda, per 100,000 residents. In Yorba Linda, the total number of daily crimes is 2.83 times less than the California average and 2.54 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Yorba Linda are 7.17 times less than the California average and 6.16 times less than the national average. For property crime, Yorba Linda has a daily crime rate that is 2.54 times less than the California average and 2.30 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Yorba Linda (higher is better)

      How safe is Yorba Linda, California compared to other cities in California and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Yorba Linda is safer than 95% of the cities in California and 80% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in California and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Yorba Linda. Overall, Yorba Linda is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Yorba Linda

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Yorba Linda is 1 in 1625
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Yorba Linda is 1 in 109
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Yorba Linda is 1 in 102
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Yorba Linda, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1625. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 109 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Yorba Linda is 1 in 102.

      Year Over Year Crime In Yorba Linda (per 100,000 people)

      Determining whether Yorba Linda is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Yorba Linda violent crime rates have decreased by 3%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 22% year over year. Total crimes for Yorba Linda has decreased by 21% in the same time frame.

      Yorba Linda police department

      ItemYorba LindaCaliforniaNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rose Hills, CA3,03399525624
      Villa Park, CA5,92268753822
      Temple City, CA36,0841779151,091
      Chino Hills, CA77,2661121,0531,166
      Los Alamitos, CA11,661521,1261,178
      North Tustin, CA26,2081911,0071,197
      Cypress, CA48,9781061,2141,320
      Yorba Linda, CA67,36262919981

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jackson, TN67,1629713,6964,667
      Walnut Creek, CA67,5681703,5383,708
      Bossier City, LA67,1527914,6715,462
      New Braunfels, TX67,0972471,2631,509
      Eau Claire, WI67,6542762,3612,637
      Yorba Linda, CA67,36262919981
      Source: The Yorba Linda, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.