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


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

Crime rate in Lake Elsinore, CA

The 2018 crime rate in Lake Elsinore, CA is 205 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 68.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 Lake Elsinore crime rate fell by 14% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 2 - an increase of 1 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Lake Elsinore has seen rise of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Lake Elsinore, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Lake Elsinore:

204.9
Canyon Lake:

86.8
Wildomar:

137.2
Perris:

227.0
Murrieta:

93.8
Menifee:

159.3
Rancho Santa Margarita:

53.2
Temecula:

146.2
Moreno Valley:

261.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Lake Elsinore by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(10.7)
4
(10.1)
3
(6.3)
2
(3.8)
1
(1.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.7)
3
(5.3)
1
(1.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(4.7)
1
(1.5)
2
(2.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
11
(29.5)
13
(32.8)
7
(14.6)
15
(28.8)
10
(18.4)
15
(27.8)
3
(5.7)
3
(5.6)
2
(3.6)
6
(10.2)
8
(12.9)
10
(15.6)
12
(18.1)
2
(2.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
32
(85.9)
55
(138.8)
51
(106.4)
42
(80.6)
37
(68.2)
38
(70.3)
43
(82.0)
57
(105.7)
32
(56.9)
52
(88.6)
49
(79.2)
53
(82.9)
57
(86.2)
55
(80.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
125
(335.5)
129
(325.7)
123
(256.6)
108
(207.1)
89
(164.1)
55
(101.8)
76
(145.0)
68
(126.1)
66
(117.4)
69
(117.6)
80
(129.3)
89
(139.3)
107
(161.8)
102
(149.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
319
(856.3)
299
(754.8)
344
(717.6)
433
(830.5)
386
(711.7)
398
(736.8)
480
(915.5)
537
(996.1)
418
(743.3)
405
(690.4)
253
(408.9)
274
(428.7)
299
(452.1)
258
(376.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
883
(2,370)
955
(2,411)
965
(2,013)
1,032
(1,979)
979
(1,805)
959
(1,775)
908
(1,732)
1,141
(2,116)
858
(1,526)
1,031
(1,757)
1,352
(2,185)
1,224
(1,915)
1,507
(2,279)
1,329
(1,942)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
309
(829.4)
319
(805.3)
348
(726.0)
254
(487.2)
288
(531.0)
214
(396.2)
223
(425.3)
254
(471.1)
218
(387.7)
226
(385.2)
304
(491.3)
367
(574.3)
339
(512.6)
332
(485.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(10.7)
2
(5.0)
2
(4.2)
3
(5.8)
1
(1.8)
2
(3.7)
2
(3.8)
3
(5.6)
1
(1.8)
3
(5.1)
2
(3.2)
2
(3.1)
1
(1.5)
3
(4.4)
City-Data.com crime index359.1366.9296.3272.6236.2218.0225.6260.9198.1211.1215.3227.2239.6204.9

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.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 96 registered sex offenders living in Lake Elsinore, California as of September 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lake Elsinore is 645 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


When are crimes committed in Lake Elsinore, CA?

Violent crime rate in 2018
Lake Elsinore:

123.4
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Lake Elsinore:

145.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Lake Elsinore:

136.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Lake Elsinore:

117.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Lake Elsinore:

116.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Lake Elsinore:

101.4
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Lake Elsinore:

128.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Lake Elsinore:

119.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Lake Elsinore:

113.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Lake Elsinore:

138.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Lake Elsinore:

180.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Lake Elsinore:

208.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Lake Elsinore:

285.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Lake Elsinore:

261.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Lake Elsinore:

175.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Lake Elsinore:

322.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Lake Elsinore:

388.3
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Lake Elsinore:

245.2
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Lake Elsinore:

281.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Lake Elsinore:

267.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Lake Elsinore:

264.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Lake Elsinore:

283.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Lake Elsinore:

283.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Lake Elsinore:

375.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Lake Elsinore:

333.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Lake Elsinore:

295.5
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Lake Elsinore:

312.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Lake Elsinore:

338.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Lake Elsinore:

353.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Lake Elsinore:

392.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Lake Elsinore:

414.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Lake Elsinore:

372.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Lake Elsinore:

313.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Lake Elsinore:

368.2
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

Zip codes: 92530, 92584, 92595.