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


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

Crime rate in Orange, CA

The 2017 crime rate in Orange, CA is 139 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.0 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 49.8% U.S. cities. The 2017 Orange crime rate is about the same compared to 2016. The number of homicides stood at 4 - an increase of 3 compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Orange has seen increasing violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Orange, CA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Orange:

138.9
Villa Park:

77.0
Anaheim:

243.4
Tustin:

168.4
Santa Ana:

276.1
Placentia:

128.6
Yorba Linda:

73.9
Garden Grove:

222.3
Fullerton:

205.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Orange by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(0.8)
1
(0.7)
2
(1.5)
1
(0.7)
1
(0.7)
1
(0.7)
2
(1.5)
3
(2.2)
3
(2.2)
4
(2.9)
4
(2.9)
0
(0.0)
7
(5.0)
1
(0.7)
4
(2.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
10
(7.5)
7
(5.2)
2
(1.5)
13
(9.5)
8
(5.9)
8
(5.9)
11
(8.0)
3
(2.2)
6
(4.3)
8
(5.7)
8
(5.7)
10
(7.1)
11
(7.8)
25
(17.6)
12
(8.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
97
(72.9)
95
(71.0)
100
(74.2)
147
(108.0)
116
(85.4)
100
(74.2)
68
(49.6)
56
(40.7)
82
(59.4)
54
(38.7)
64
(45.6)
53
(37.7)
62
(44.1)
57
(40.2)
64
(45.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
154
(115.8)
136
(101.7)
121
(89.8)
137
(100.6)
141
(103.8)
111
(82.3)
79
(57.6)
88
(64.0)
66
(47.8)
69
(49.4)
71
(50.6)
79
(56.1)
92
(65.4)
145
(102.2)
138
(97.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
440
(330.9)
488
(364.9)
537
(398.6)
549
(403.2)
458
(337.2)
426
(315.9)
431
(314.3)
404
(293.6)
445
(322.4)
500
(357.9)
473
(337.1)
366
(260.0)
525
(373.5)
464
(327.1)
489
(346.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,423
(1,822)
2,474
(1,850)
2,301
(1,708)
2,309
(1,696)
2,158
(1,589)
2,207
(1,637)
1,959
(1,429)
1,944
(1,413)
2,001
(1,450)
2,044
(1,463)
1,673
(1,192)
1,631
(1,159)
2,016
(1,434)
1,783
(1,257)
1,754
(1,243)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
513
(385.8)
567
(424.0)
581
(431.3)
433
(318.0)
433
(318.8)
389
(288.5)
235
(171.4)
221
(160.6)
206
(149.3)
289
(206.9)
272
(193.9)
244
(173.3)
356
(253.3)
361
(254.5)
341
(241.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
26
(19.6)
29
(21.7)
45
(33.4)
51
(37.5)
46
(33.9)
41
(30.4)
16
(11.7)
13
(9.4)
9
(6.5)
26
(18.6)
15
(10.7)
23
(16.3)
8
(5.7)
9
(6.3)
19
(13.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)180.9180.8175.1183.1165.2155.6128.6121.0127.7131.9120.9106.6146.3141.6138.9

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 108 registered sex offenders living in Orange, California as of September 19, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Orange is 1,301 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Orange:

85.7
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Orange:

90.2
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Orange:

72.6
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Orange:

54.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Orange:

59.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Orange:

55.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Orange:

62.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Orange:

58.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Orange:

64.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Orange:

85.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Orange:

102.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Orange:

115.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Orange:

86.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Orange:

93.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Orange:

104.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Orange:

112.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Orange:

142.2
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Orange:

167.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Orange:

166.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Orange:

184.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Orange:

135.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Orange:

156.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Orange:

175.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Orange:

159.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Orange:

153.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Orange:

160.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Orange:

188.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Orange:

194.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Orange:

213.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Orange:

229.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Orange:

229.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Orange:

216.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Orange:

247.0
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Orange:

215.8
U.S. Average:

337.2
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 2017, including police officers: 219 (153 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.08
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 213 (143 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.01
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 203 (150 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 209 (150 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 212 (152 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.08
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 216 (155 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.11
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 226 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 232 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 229 (159 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 233 (159 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 234 (162 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 226 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 216 (150 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 215 (149 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 221 (152 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
California average:

2.42

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

Zip codes: 92861, 92865, 92866.