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


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

Crime rate in La Habra, CA

The 2018 crime rate in La Habra, CA is 143 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.9 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 53.1% U.S. cities. The 2018 La Habra crime rate fell by 13% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 1. In the last 5 years La Habra has seen decreasing violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous La Habra, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
La Habra:

143.4
La Habra Heights:

98.6
Brea:

195.5
Fullerton:

210.7
La Mirada:

136.7
Whittier:

212.9
Buena Park:

232.7
Industry:

38,064.0
Placentia:

152.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in La Habra by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(6.6)
2
(3.3)
2
(3.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(10.0)
5
(8.4)
19
(32.0)
14
(23.6)
12
(20.3)
18
(30.3)
3
(4.9)
7
(11.3)
8
(13.0)
7
(11.3)
7
(11.2)
8
(12.8)
9
(14.5)
5
(8.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
77
(127.9)
51
(85.2)
66
(111.3)
58
(98.0)
66
(111.6)
60
(101.1)
47
(77.1)
45
(72.9)
33
(53.4)
46
(74.2)
37
(59.2)
35
(56.0)
46
(74.3)
45
(71.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
103
(171.1)
124
(207.2)
122
(205.8)
105
(177.4)
119
(201.3)
91
(153.3)
151
(247.8)
93
(150.7)
47
(76.1)
50
(80.7)
60
(96.0)
58
(92.8)
81
(130.9)
60
(95.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
284
(471.8)
317
(529.6)
305
(514.4)
308
(520.3)
264
(446.5)
258
(434.7)
233
(382.3)
255
(413.1)
185
(299.6)
152
(245.3)
189
(302.5)
237
(379.3)
197
(318.4)
190
(302.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,014
(1,684)
1,097
(1,833)
932
(1,572)
869
(1,468)
873
(1,477)
846
(1,425)
1,026
(1,683)
789
(1,278)
856
(1,386)
815
(1,315)
928
(1,485)
955
(1,528)
869
(1,404)
800
(1,275)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
316
(524.9)
280
(467.8)
214
(360.9)
133
(224.7)
99
(167.5)
132
(222.4)
111
(182.1)
106
(171.7)
114
(184.6)
82
(132.3)
162
(259.2)
160
(256.1)
185
(299.0)
165
(262.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
17
(28.2)
3
(5.0)
5
(8.4)
1
(1.7)
5
(8.5)
1
(1.7)
1
(1.6)
3
(4.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(4.8)
3
(4.8)
2
(3.2)
3
(4.8)
2
(3.2)
City-Data.com crime index236.2228.1234.7196.9203.9190.5185.3161.3132.8134.3147.2157.0165.7143.4

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.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 32 registered sex offenders living in La Habra, California as of November 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in La Habra is 1,952 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in La Habra, CA?

Violent crime rate in 2018
La Habra:

94.8
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
La Habra:

120.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
La Habra:

90.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
La Habra:

88.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
La Habra:

95.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
La Habra:

77.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
La Habra:

129.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
La Habra:

167.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
La Habra:

157.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
La Habra:

186.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
La Habra:

161.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
La Habra:

197.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
La Habra:

161.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
La Habra:

172.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
La Habra:

167.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
La Habra:

187.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
La Habra:

126.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
La Habra:

163.7
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
La Habra:

178.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
La Habra:

190.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
La Habra:

173.6
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
La Habra:

134.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
La Habra:

156.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
La Habra:

172.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
La Habra:

188.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
La Habra:

191.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
La Habra:

188.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
La Habra:

211.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
La Habra:

235.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
La Habra:

267.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
La Habra:

257.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
La Habra:

258.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
La Habra:

216.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
La Habra:

230.2
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: 97 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 98 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.08
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 99 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 99 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 101 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 102 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.09
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 100 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 105 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 95 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 103 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 105 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 105 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 106 (70 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 104 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 105 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 105 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
California average:

2.42

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in La Habra, CA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 90631.