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Crime rate in Santa Clarita, California (CA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, crime map


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

Crime rate in Santa Clarita, CA

The 2019 crime rate in Santa Clarita, CA is 92 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.9 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 37.8% U.S. cities. The 2019 Santa Clarita crime rate fell by 13% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 2 - a decrease of 2 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Santa Clarita has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Santa Clarita, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Santa Clarita:

91.8
San Fernando:

150.8
Simi Valley:

80.1
Burbank:

167.4
Hidden Hills:

97.7
Calabasas:

127.1
Glendale:

114.1
La Canada Flintridge:

106.7
Moorpark:

56.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Santa Clarita by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(1.8)
1
(0.6)
2
(1.2)
5
(2.9)
1
(0.6)
5
(2.8)
1
(0.6)
2
(1.0)
1
(0.5)
7
(3.3)
2
(0.9)
4
(1.8)
4
(1.8)
2
(0.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
26
(15.3)
22
(12.9)
19
(11.1)
20
(11.7)
21
(12.3)
18
(10.1)
30
(16.7)
19
(9.3)
15
(7.2)
34
(16.1)
45
(20.5)
40
(18.5)
43
(19.9)
49
(22.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
130
(76.6)
112
(65.7)
128
(74.5)
129
(75.4)
123
(72.2)
76
(42.6)
96
(53.6)
97
(47.3)
92
(44.5)
124
(58.7)
122
(55.6)
122
(56.4)
94
(43.4)
89
(40.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
233
(137.2)
237
(139.1)
268
(156.0)
273
(159.5)
230
(134.9)
163
(91.4)
215
(119.9)
158
(77.1)
199
(96.2)
186
(88.1)
162
(73.8)
186
(86.0)
151
(69.7)
137
(62.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
766
(451.2)
764
(448.3)
638
(371.3)
705
(412.0)
574
(336.7)
567
(317.8)
616
(343.7)
704
(343.5)
613
(296.2)
656
(310.7)
650
(296.0)
674
(311.5)
582
(268.7)
392
(179.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,253
(1,327)
2,602
(1,527)
2,034
(1,184)
2,035
(1,189)
1,853
(1,087)
1,766
(989.9)
1,822
(1,016)
1,760
(858.7)
1,581
(764.0)
1,971
(933.5)
1,942
(884.3)
1,997
(923.0)
1,560
(720.3)
1,448
(663.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
425
(250.3)
416
(244.1)
461
(268.3)
327
(191.1)
243
(142.6)
235
(131.7)
304
(169.6)
249
(121.5)
243
(117.4)
298
(141.1)
413
(188.1)
410
(189.5)
295
(136.2)
219
(100.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
24
(14.1)
26
(15.3)
22
(12.8)
38
(22.2)
18
(10.6)
19
(10.7)
18
(10.0)
17
(8.3)
10
(4.8)
21
(9.9)
17
(7.7)
13
(6.0)
26
(12.0)
17
(7.8)
City-Data.com crime index170.9171.0159.5161.4138.1117.1132.8107.1100.0125.1120.8126.5105.191.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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.



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Santa Clarita, California as of May 17, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Santa Clarita is 15,163 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in Santa Clarita, CA?

Violent crime rate in 2019
Santa Clarita:

76.1
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Santa Clarita:

80.1
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Santa Clarita:

93.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Santa Clarita:

87.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Santa Clarita:

96.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Santa Clarita:

78.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Santa Clarita:

73.4
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Santa Clarita:

104.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Santa Clarita:

82.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Santa Clarita:

117.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Santa Clarita:

135.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Santa Clarita:

128.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Santa Clarita:

116.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Santa Clarita:

125.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Santa Clarita:

109.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Santa Clarita:

113.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Santa Clarita:

95.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Santa Clarita:

103.9
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Santa Clarita:

84.2
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Santa Clarita:

110.2
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Santa Clarita:

136.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Santa Clarita:

131.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Santa Clarita:

130.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Santa Clarita:

115.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Santa Clarita:

129.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Santa Clarita:

145.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Santa Clarita:

132.8
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Santa Clarita:

143.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Santa Clarita:

170.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Santa Clarita:

173.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Santa Clarita:

202.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Santa Clarita:

194.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Santa Clarita:

213.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Santa Clarita:

178.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Santa Clarita:

177.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Santa Clarita:

167.4
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

Zip codes: 91321, 91350, 91351, 91354, 91355, 91381, 91387.