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


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

Crime rate in Fullerton, CA

The 2018 crime rate in Fullerton, CA was 211 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 1.3 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 70.0% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Fullerton crime rate rose by 3% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 3 - an increase of 2 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Fullerton has seen an increase in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Fullerton, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Fullerton:

210.7
La Habra:

143.4
Anaheim:

231.8
Brea:

195.5
Placentia:

152.8
Buena Park:

232.7
La Mirada:

136.7
La Habra Heights:

98.6
Stanton:

180.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Fullerton by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(1.5)
5
(3.7)
2
(1.5)
2
(1.5)
3
(2.3)
2
(1.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(3.5)
1
(0.7)
3
(2.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
37
(27.5)
47
(35.1)
41
(30.6)
36
(27.1)
44
(33.2)
26
(19.5)
25
(18.3)
31
(22.4)
29
(20.8)
55
(39.3)
66
(46.9)
55
(38.7)
63
(44.5)
66
(46.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
149
(110.9)
172
(128.4)
186
(139.0)
145
(109.2)
189
(142.7)
145
(108.9)
104
(76.1)
137
(98.9)
107
(76.6)
101
(72.2)
110
(78.1)
94
(66.2)
98
(69.2)
107
(75.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
204
(151.9)
248
(185.1)
235
(175.6)
227
(171.0)
291
(219.7)
251
(188.5)
175
(128.0)
284
(205.1)
236
(169.0)
183
(130.8)
213
(151.3)
187
(131.7)
131
(92.5)
156
(110.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
805
(599.3)
764
(570.2)
883
(659.7)
816
(614.6)
779
(588.0)
680
(510.7)
643
(470.2)
742
(535.9)
627
(448.9)
521
(372.4)
468
(332.5)
456
(321.2)
293
(206.9)
329
(233.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3,152
(2,347)
2,962
(2,211)
2,731
(2,040)
2,935
(2,210)
2,684
(2,026)
2,825
(2,122)
2,548
(1,863)
2,872
(2,074)
2,873
(2,057)
2,380
(1,701)
2,958
(2,101)
2,740
(1,930)
3,273
(2,311)
2,856
(2,024)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
627
(466.8)
611
(456.0)
514
(384.0)
392
(295.2)
361
(272.5)
342
(256.9)
359
(262.5)
323
(233.3)
359
(257.0)
305
(218.0)
467
(331.7)
403
(283.9)
386
(272.5)
475
(336.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
44
(32.8)
25
(18.7)
21
(15.7)
17
(12.8)
16
(12.1)
22
(16.5)
11
(8.0)
12
(8.7)
27
(19.3)
25
(17.9)
15
(10.7)
14
(9.9)
30
(21.2)
16
(11.3)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)258.8271.4267.3246.7260.3231.7194.4227.8207.6190.8225.1206.6205.0210.7

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. 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 98 registered sex offenders living in Fullerton, California as of June 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fullerton is 1,436 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Fullerton:

144.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Fullerton:

126.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Fullerton:

144.8
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Fullerton:

161.6
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Fullerton:

140.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Fullerton:

143.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Fullerton:

174.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Fullerton:

123.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Fullerton:

172.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Fullerton:

217.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Fullerton:

170.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Fullerton:

195.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Fullerton:

194.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Fullerton:

158.9
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Fullerton:

138.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Fullerton:

135.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Fullerton:

129.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Fullerton:

198.3
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Fullerton:

197.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Fullerton:

203.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Fullerton:

221.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Fullerton:

192.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Fullerton:

231.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Fullerton:

245.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Fullerton:

226.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Fullerton:

246.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Fullerton:

259.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Fullerton:

277.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Fullerton:

291.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Fullerton:

293.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Fullerton:

307.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Fullerton:

262.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Fullerton:

265.2
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Fullerton:

256.8
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: 189 (124 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.88
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 213 (141 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 210 (141 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 203 (140 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 200 (137 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 199 (135 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 204 (139 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 211 (142 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 216 (147 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 224 (156 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 232 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 226 (159 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 223 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 218 (153 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 222 (148 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 216 (147 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
California average:

2.42

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

Zip codes: 92831, 92832.