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


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

Crime rate in Pomona, CA

The 2018 crime rate in Pomona, CA is 354 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 88.7% U.S. cities. The 2018 Pomona crime rate rose by 0% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 17 - a decrease of 1 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Pomona has seen increasing violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Pomona, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Pomona:

354.3
Montclair:

423.0
La Verne:

201.6
Claremont:

199.5
San Dimas:

185.1
Chino:

205.6
Diamond Bar:

128.2
Chino Hills:

95.7
Walnut:

115.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Pomona by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
21
(13.4)
19
(12.2)
27
(17.4)
20
(13.1)
17
(11.1)
16
(10.5)
11
(7.3)
17
(11.2)
29
(19.2)
18
(11.8)
10
(6.5)
13
(8.4)
18
(11.8)
17
(11.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
44
(28.1)
17
(11.0)
32
(20.6)
37
(24.2)
46
(30.0)
37
(24.2)
54
(35.8)
63
(41.6)
31
(20.5)
44
(29.0)
72
(46.6)
68
(44.1)
88
(57.5)
76
(49.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
385
(246.0)
464
(299.0)
485
(312.6)
463
(302.2)
344
(224.5)
323
(211.6)
339
(224.8)
377
(248.8)
295
(194.9)
241
(158.7)
291
(188.5)
295
(191.4)
344
(224.7)
361
(235.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
785
(501.7)
755
(486.6)
691
(445.3)
638
(416.4)
561
(366.1)
501
(328.2)
523
(346.8)
564
(372.3)
454
(299.9)
474
(312.0)
419
(271.4)
391
(253.7)
403
(263.3)
423
(275.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
997
(637.1)
1,027
(661.8)
972
(626.4)
1,101
(718.7)
854
(557.4)
867
(567.9)
890
(590.1)
901
(594.7)
847
(559.6)
677
(445.7)
692
(448.2)
853
(553.5)
718
(469.1)
903
(588.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,775
(1,773)
2,781
(1,792)
3,085
(1,988)
2,663
(1,738)
2,273
(1,484)
2,406
(1,576)
2,578
(1,709)
3,044
(2,009)
2,591
(1,712)
2,686
(1,768)
2,559
(1,657)
2,640
(1,713)
2,516
(1,644)
2,764
(1,801)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1,536
(981.6)
1,419
(914.5)
1,154
(743.7)
1,175
(767.0)
1,007
(657.2)
1,231
(806.3)
976
(647.2)
1,110
(732.6)
956
(631.6)
1,040
(684.7)
1,256
(813.4)
1,183
(767.6)
1,250
(816.6)
1,030
(671.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
25
(16.0)
22
(14.2)
22
(14.2)
22
(14.4)
39
(25.5)
16
(10.5)
17
(11.3)
19
(12.5)
17
(11.2)
17
(11.2)
39
(25.3)
33
(21.4)
26
(17.0)
34
(22.2)
City-Data.com crime index417.5411.4417.0400.6337.7336.7341.5385.4331.3313.6323.8329.0353.5354.3

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 252 registered sex offenders living in Pomona, California as of November 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pomona is 605 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Pomona:

327.0
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Pomona:

325.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Pomona:

283.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Pomona:

289.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Pomona:

288.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Pomona:

306.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Pomona:

374.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Pomona:

336.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Pomona:

315.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Pomona:

347.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Pomona:

409.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Pomona:

434.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Pomona:

428.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Pomona:

428.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Pomona:

381.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Pomona:

383.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Pomona:

431.3
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Pomona:

308.3
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Pomona:

298.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Pomona:

311.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Pomona:

294.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Pomona:

280.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Pomona:

292.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Pomona:

329.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Pomona:

300.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Pomona:

313.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Pomona:

284.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Pomona:

345.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Pomona:

336.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Pomona:

359.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Pomona:

363.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Pomona:

327.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Pomona:

334.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Pomona:

288.0
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: 269 (146 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.95
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 253 (147 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.96
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 261 (154 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 253 (154 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 257 (157 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 255 (157 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 257 (151 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 249 (148 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 262 (154 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.01
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 289 (178 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 325 (187 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 325 (194 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 325 (186 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 317 (180 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 318 (177 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 315 (175 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
California average:

2.42

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

Zip codes: 91766.