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


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

Crime rate in Paso Robles, CA

The 2018 crime rate in Paso Robles, CA is 171 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.6 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 60.5% U.S. cities. The 2018 Paso Robles crime rate rose by 5% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Paso Robles has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Paso Robles, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Paso Robles:

171.1
Atascadero:

163.1
Morro Bay:

145.2
San Luis Obispo:

332.2
Pismo Beach:

362.0
Grover Beach:

168.5
Arroyo Grande:

111.9
Coalinga:

203.9
Avenal:

154.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Paso Robles by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(6.6)
1
(3.3)
2
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
14
(51.7)
15
(54.1)
12
(42.1)
19
(65.1)
15
(51.4)
13
(44.7)
11
(36.5)
6
(19.8)
8
(26.0)
6
(19.3)
4
(12.6)
8
(25.0)
3
(9.3)
13
(40.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
11
(40.6)
12
(43.3)
13
(45.6)
22
(75.4)
11
(37.7)
15
(51.6)
12
(39.8)
6
(19.8)
6
(19.5)
7
(22.5)
12
(37.9)
20
(62.6)
6
(18.6)
7
(21.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
85
(314.0)
61
(220.0)
81
(284.3)
80
(274.1)
67
(229.4)
67
(230.3)
70
(232.2)
78
(257.1)
87
(282.5)
112
(359.9)
46
(145.3)
39
(122.1)
26
(80.6)
23
(71.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
194
(716.8)
230
(829.6)
194
(680.9)
216
(740.2)
267
(914.3)
268
(921.3)
148
(491.0)
152
(500.9)
211
(685.2)
157
(504.5)
169
(533.8)
144
(450.9)
126
(390.5)
133
(412.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
388
(1,434)
666
(2,402)
659
(2,313)
559
(1,915)
595
(2,037)
688
(2,365)
632
(2,097)
578
(1,905)
595
(1,932)
584
(1,877)
848
(2,679)
738
(2,311)
731
(2,266)
610
(1,893)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
85
(314.0)
93
(335.4)
78
(273.8)
60
(205.6)
65
(222.6)
50
(171.9)
52
(172.5)
47
(154.9)
42
(136.4)
47
(151.0)
89
(281.1)
95
(297.4)
63
(195.3)
54
(167.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(22.2)
12
(43.3)
3
(10.5)
3
(10.3)
5
(17.1)
10
(34.4)
2
(6.6)
5
(16.5)
4
(13.0)
6
(19.3)
1
(3.2)
6
(18.8)
4
(12.4)
2
(6.2)
City-Data.com crime index249.0288.5266.3274.4261.6270.1232.9203.4232.3216.6217.5211.0162.7171.1

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 55 registered sex offenders living in Paso Robles, California as of September 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Paso Robles is 777 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Paso Robles:

86.9
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Paso Robles:

58.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Paso Robles:

117.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Paso Robles:

104.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Paso Robles:

210.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Paso Robles:

190.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Paso Robles:

164.8
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Paso Robles:

185.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Paso Robles:

185.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Paso Robles:

184.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Paso Robles:

239.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Paso Robles:

207.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Paso Robles:

193.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Paso Robles:

229.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Paso Robles:

224.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Paso Robles:

244.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Paso Robles:

227.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Paso Robles:

202.3
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Paso Robles:

220.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Paso Robles:

250.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Paso Robles:

282.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Paso Robles:

217.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Paso Robles:

254.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Paso Robles:

218.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Paso Robles:

228.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Paso Robles:

328.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Paso Robles:

318.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Paso Robles:

274.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Paso Robles:

292.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Paso Robles:

336.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Paso Robles:

262.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Paso Robles:

258.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Paso Robles:

374.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Paso Robles:

347.9
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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 47 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 45 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.02
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 44 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 46 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.01
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 46 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 46 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 39 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 39 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.90
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 44 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 46 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 52 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 53 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 51 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.94
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 52 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 48 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 48 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
California average:

2.42

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Paso Robles, CA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip code: 93446