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Crime rate in Barstow, California (CA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Barstow, CA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Barstow, CA

The 2018 crime rate in Barstow, CA is 581 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.1 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 97.4% U.S. cities. The 2018 Barstow crime rate fell by 1% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 2. In the last 5 years Barstow has seen rise of violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Barstow, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Barstow:

580.7
Apple Valley:

200.1
Victorville:

322.1
Adelanto:

291.6
Hesperia:

236.4
Big Bear Lake:

520.4
Big Bear:

388.6
California City:

303.2
Highland:

210.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Barstow by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(4.2)
2
(8.4)
3
(12.5)
5
(20.0)
3
(12.1)
6
(24.3)
2
(8.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(13.0)
1
(4.3)
2
(8.4)
3
(12.6)
2
(8.3)
2
(8.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
21
(88.7)
18
(75.2)
21
(87.7)
11
(44.1)
16
(64.5)
8
(32.4)
12
(52.4)
17
(73.3)
13
(56.2)
11
(47.1)
12
(50.6)
24
(100.4)
17
(70.8)
14
(58.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
69
(291.3)
80
(334.0)
72
(300.5)
116
(465.1)
66
(265.9)
45
(182.2)
48
(209.6)
45
(194.1)
45
(194.4)
52
(222.7)
70
(295.4)
106
(443.6)
97
(403.7)
96
(398.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
199
(840.2)
190
(793.3)
241
(1,006)
207
(829.9)
163
(656.7)
131
(530.3)
123
(537.0)
145
(625.3)
168
(725.9)
153
(655.3)
199
(839.7)
228
(954.2)
186
(774.1)
173
(718.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
305
(1,288)
374
(1,562)
402
(1,678)
495
(1,985)
299
(1,205)
263
(1,065)
276
(1,205)
265
(1,143)
329
(1,422)
328
(1,405)
447
(1,886)
455
(1,904)
318
(1,323)
348
(1,444)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
493
(2,082)
418
(1,745)
621
(2,592)
573
(2,297)
423
(1,704)
371
(1,502)
407
(1,777)
394
(1,699)
354
(1,530)
307
(1,315)
408
(1,722)
465
(1,946)
484
(2,014)
584
(2,424)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
253
(1,068)
230
(960.3)
186
(776.4)
265
(1,062)
181
(729.2)
143
(578.9)
139
(606.9)
184
(793.5)
102
(440.7)
146
(625.3)
182
(767.9)
216
(904.0)
186
(774.1)
170
(705.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
11
(46.4)
13
(54.3)
15
(62.6)
10
(40.1)
9
(36.3)
13
(52.6)
5
(21.8)
5
(21.6)
11
(47.5)
7
(30.0)
15
(63.3)
16
(67.0)
13
(54.1)
32
(132.8)
City-Data.com crime index593.7591.6669.8696.7497.7416.1433.6453.4470.3445.1576.2712.9584.3580.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 119 registered sex offenders living in Barstow, California as of September 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Barstow is 200 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Barstow:

632.9
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Barstow:

676.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Barstow:

824.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Barstow:

635.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Barstow:

494.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Barstow:

542.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Barstow:

483.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Barstow:

443.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Barstow:

437.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Barstow:

549.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Barstow:

731.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Barstow:

766.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Barstow:

655.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Barstow:

662.9
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Barstow:

407.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Barstow:

389.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Barstow:

311.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Barstow:

515.9
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Barstow:

481.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Barstow:

613.8
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Barstow:

578.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Barstow:

440.5
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Barstow:

426.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Barstow:

432.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Barstow:

420.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Barstow:

374.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Barstow:

435.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Barstow:

671.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Barstow:

581.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Barstow:

543.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Barstow:

521.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Barstow:

359.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Barstow:

409.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Barstow:

302.2
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 51 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 54 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 54 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 54 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 54 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 53 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 49 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 50 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 52 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 53 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 51 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 52 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 50 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 53 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 49 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 52 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
California average:

2.42

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Barstow, CA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 92311, 92327, 92347.