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


Crime rate legend:
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 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)
Crime rates in Palmdale by year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
7
(5.8)
11
(8.8)
10
(7.7)
15
(11.4)
15
(11.0)
11
(7.7)
5
(3.5)
8
(5.5)
8
(5.4)
9
(5.8)
6
(3.9)
10
(6.4)
9
(5.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
56
(46.3)
43
(34.2)
55
(42.6)
48
(36.4)
58
(42.7)
34
(23.9)
55
(38.2)
41
(28.0)
41
(27.9)
38
(24.6)
37
(23.8)
27
(17.2)
38
(24.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
245
(202.6)
284
(226.0)
308
(238.3)
318
(240.9)
341
(251.1)
360
(253.3)
304
(211.0)
264
(180.4)
261
(177.8)
246
(159.2)
224
(144.2)
257
(164.2)
230
(145.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
847
(700.3)
582
(463.2)
623
(482.1)
661
(500.7)
575
(423.5)
638
(448.9)
512
(355.3)
505
(345.0)
522
(355.5)
492
(318.4)
545
(350.9)
465
(297.1)
563
(355.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
961
(794.5)
1,009
(803.0)
1,009
(780.8)
967
(732.4)
1,169
(860.9)
1,182
(831.7)
1,033
(716.8)
1,080
(737.8)
959
(653.2)
959
(620.5)
1,035
(666.5)
1,049
(670.2)
875
(553.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,521
(2,084.2)
2,961
(2,356.5)
2,352
(1,820.0)
2,384
(1,805.7)
2,353
(1,732.9)
2,446
(1,721.1)
2,297
(1,593.9)
2,031
(1,387.5)
1,890
(1,287.3)
1,906
(1,233.3)
2,068
(1,331.7)
1,928
(1,231.8)
2,010
(1,270.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
737
(609.3)
849
(675.7)
825
(638.4)
764
(578.7)
690
(508.2)
674
(474.2)
602
(417.7)
487
(332.7)
485
(330.3)
408
(264.0)
290
(186.7)
367
(234.5)
334
(211.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
82
(67.8)
63
(50.1)
50
(38.7)
62
(47.0)
54
(39.8)
46
(32.4)
44
(30.5)
28
(19.1)
35
(23.8)
29
(18.8)
29
(18.7)
28
(17.9)
21
(13.3)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5)461.4432.6417.9415.8408.0385.6336.9306.3296.9270.9269.2264.1265.8

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.


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

265.8
Lancaster:

288.4
La Canada Flintridge:

105.0
Glendale:

104.1
Santa Clarita:

100.0
Burbank:

145.3
Duarte:

154.6
San Fernando:

184.7
Arcadia:

137.6
Violent crime rate in 2014
Palmdale:

301.9
U.S. Average:

202.6

Violent crime rate in 2013
Palmdale:

275.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Palmdale:

294.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Palmdale:

290.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Palmdale:

322.4
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Palmdale:

318.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Palmdale:

346.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Palmdale:

412.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Palmdale:

424.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Palmdale:

453.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Palmdale:

441.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Palmdale:

418.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Palmdale:

537.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2014
Palmdale:

217.2
U.S. Average:

232.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Palmdale:

243.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Palmdale:

240.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Palmdale:

237.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Palmdale:

258.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Palmdale:

281.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Palmdale:

301.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Palmdale:

341.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Palmdale:

353.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Palmdale:

341.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Palmdale:

361.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Palmdale:

400.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Palmdale:

374.2
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

City-data.com crime index


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Zip codes: 93552.