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

 

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Crime rate legend:
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 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in Long Beach by Year

Type

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
49
(11.0)
49
(10.4)
67
(14.0)
49
(10.3)
48
(10.0)
42
(8.8)
41
(8.6)
42
(8.9)
40
(8.6)
40
(8.6)
32
(6.9)
25
(5.3)
32
(6.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
114
(25.6)
125
(26.6)
144
(30.1)
136
(28.5)
137
(28.5)
104
(21.7)
134
(28.0)
138
(29.1)
120
(25.7)
131
(28.2)
134
(29.0)
112
(23.9)
115
(24.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1,519
(341.7)
1,417
(301.4)
1,505
(314.5)
1,411
(295.6)
1,533
(318.7)
1,403
(292.5)
1,440
(301.1)
1,506
(317.7)
1,487
(318.4)
1,381
(297.6)
1,202
(260.0)
1,320
(282.2)
1,239
(263.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1,534
(345.1)
1,822
(387.6)
1,910
(399.2)
1,983
(415.4)
2,037
(423.5)
1,850
(385.6)
1,805
(377.4)
1,740
(367.1)
1,511
(323.5)
1,609
(346.8)
1,352
(292.5)
1,400
(299.3)
1,319
(280.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3,160
(710.8)
3,232
(687.5)
3,405
(711.6)
3,003
(629.1)
3,245
(674.7)
2,955
(616.0)
2,896
(605.5)
2,905
(612.9)
3,080
(659.5)
3,116
(671.6)
2,929
(633.6)
3,275
(700.2)
3,799
(808.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
7,714
(1,735.2)
7,876
(1,675.4)
8,530
(1,782.7)
8,072
(1,690.9)
7,437
(1,546.3)
6,808
(1,419.1)
6,598
(1,379.5)
7,214
(1,522.1)
7,039
(1,507.1)
7,166
(1,544.5)
6,524
(1,411.3)
7,329
(1,567.1)
7,702
(1,639.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3,577
(804.6)
3,946
(839.4)
3,742
(782.1)
3,748
(785.1)
3,826
(795.5)
3,743
(780.2)
3,284
(686.6)
2,860
(603.4)
2,872
(614.9)
2,361
(508.9)
2,189
(473.5)
2,212
(473.0)
2,630
(559.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
262
(58.9)
267
(56.8)
253
(52.9)
217
(45.5)
190
(39.5)
123
(25.6)
103
(21.5)
123
(26.0)
130
(27.8)
107
(23.1)
79
(17.1)
103
(22.0)
104
(22.1)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1)416.0410.5428.9407.6414.1378.8374.4378.6369.9364.1326.7338.9350.9
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime 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 757 registered sex offenders living in Long Beach, California as of October 30, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Long Beach to the number of sex offenders is 618 to 1.


See how dangerous Long Beach, CA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Long Beach:

350.9
Signal Hill:

368.2
Lakewood:

225.7
Hawaiian Gardens:

211.2
Seal Beach:

126.3
Los Alamitos:

216.9
Cypress:

133.6
Artesia:

191.9
Paramount:

289.2
Violent crime rate in 2012
Long Beach:

324.6
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Long Beach:

340.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Long Beach:

333.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Long Beach:

384.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Long Beach:

380.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Long Beach:

407.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Long Beach:

402.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Long Beach:

395.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Long Beach:

439.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Long Beach:

423.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Long Beach:

434.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Long Beach:

410.1
U.S. Average:

276.6

Violent crime rate in 2000
Long Beach:

409.2
U.S. Average:

277.6

Property crime rate in 2012
Long Beach:

342.8
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Long Beach:

302.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Long Beach:

280.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Long Beach:

301.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Long Beach:

313.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Long Beach:

302.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Long Beach:

306.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Long Beach:

325.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Long Beach:

346.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Long Beach:

343.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Long Beach:

364.9
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Long Beach:

363.3
U.S. Average:

337.2

Property crime rate in 2000
Long Beach:

365.8
U.S. Average:

331.5


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

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1,131 (801 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1,193 (847 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
California average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1,252 (889 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
California average:

2.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 1,328 (955 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
California average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 1,361 (963 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
California average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 1,377 (970 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
California average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 1,363 (901 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 1,344 (896 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 1,355 (877 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 1,438 (916 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
California average:

2.42


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Long Beach

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

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Zip codes: 90731, 90755, 90802, 90803, 90804, 90806, 90808, 90813, 90814, 90815, 90822, 90831.


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