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Crime rate in La Puente, California (CA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, crime map


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

Crime rate in La Puente, CA

The 2018 crime rate in La Puente, CA is 199 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 67.6% U.S. cities. The 2018 La Puente crime rate rose by 16% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years La Puente has seen increasing violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous La Puente, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
La Puente:

198.8
Industry:

38,064.0
West Covina:

202.2
Baldwin Park:

216.4
La Habra Heights:

98.6
El Monte:

209.0
Walnut:

115.5
South El Monte:

332.5
Irwindale:

918.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in La Puente by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(9.4)
8
(19.0)
1
(2.4)
3
(7.3)
3
(7.4)
2
(5.0)
3
(7.4)
3
(7.4)
3
(7.4)
1
(2.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(7.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(18.9)
7
(16.6)
12
(28.9)
7
(17.1)
8
(19.7)
4
(9.9)
6
(14.9)
6
(14.8)
12
(29.7)
1
(2.5)
7
(17.1)
9
(22.0)
14
(34.6)
16
(39.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
57
(134.6)
76
(180.4)
79
(190.0)
117
(286.0)
69
(170.0)
49
(121.4)
44
(109.2)
42
(103.8)
48
(118.8)
50
(123.2)
35
(85.5)
45
(109.9)
43
(106.3)
41
(101.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
168
(396.8)
164
(389.2)
130
(312.6)
147
(359.4)
101
(248.8)
107
(265.1)
104
(258.2)
70
(172.9)
80
(197.9)
84
(207.0)
77
(188.0)
76
(185.7)
91
(224.9)
102
(252.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
165
(389.7)
194
(460.4)
150
(360.7)
163
(398.5)
156
(384.3)
134
(332.0)
136
(337.6)
110
(271.7)
149
(368.7)
88
(216.8)
91
(222.2)
136
(332.3)
92
(227.3)
96
(237.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
404
(954.2)
378
(897.1)
388
(933.1)
306
(748.0)
294
(724.3)
306
(758.0)
294
(729.8)
253
(625.0)
219
(541.9)
221
(544.6)
265
(647.0)
260
(635.3)
190
(469.5)
258
(638.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
258
(609.4)
281
(666.9)
213
(512.3)
173
(422.9)
164
(404.1)
141
(349.3)
164
(407.1)
158
(390.3)
125
(309.3)
131
(322.8)
127
(310.1)
164
(400.7)
162
(400.3)
147
(364.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(9.4)
2
(4.7)
N/A5
(12.2)
15
(37.0)
2
(5.0)
2
(5.0)
4
(9.9)
5
(12.4)
2
(4.9)
1
(2.4)
4
(9.8)
3
(7.4)
2
(5.0)
City-Data.com crime index268.0304.7251.0277.7219.5188.8196.6167.6186.0148.0143.1173.3171.3198.8

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 124 registered sex offenders living in La Puente, California as of July 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in La Puente is 328 to 1.


When are crimes committed in La Puente, CA?

Violent crime rate in 2018
La Puente:

231.5
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
La Puente:

200.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
La Puente:

174.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
La Puente:

153.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
La Puente:

172.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
La Puente:

202.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
La Puente:

168.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
La Puente:

213.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
La Puente:

213.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
La Puente:

243.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
La Puente:

354.5
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
La Puente:

285.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
La Puente:

339.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
La Puente:

303.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
La Puente:

263.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
La Puente:

312.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
La Puente:

290.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
La Puente:

134.1
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
La Puente:

129.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
La Puente:

158.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
La Puente:

123.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
La Puente:

119.0
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
La Puente:

147.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
La Puente:

144.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
La Puente:

165.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
La Puente:

156.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
La Puente:

173.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
La Puente:

180.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
La Puente:

195.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
La Puente:

237.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
La Puente:

217.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
La Puente:

212.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
La Puente:

199.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
La Puente:

173.5
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

Zip codes: 91744.