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


City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Scotts Valley by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(34.6)
2
(17.5)
2
(17.7)
2
(17.8)
2
(18.0)
4
(35.9)
2
(18.0)
3
(26.7)
2
(17.1)
4
(34.0)
1
(8.6)
6
(50.9)
3
(25.2)
4
(33.3)
6
(50.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(34.6)
3
(26.3)
2
(17.7)
2
(17.8)
1
(9.0)
4
(35.9)
1
(9.0)
2
(17.8)
3
(25.6)
2
(17.0)
2
(17.1)
4
(33.9)
5
(41.9)
1
(8.3)
4
(33.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
14
(121.1)
10
(87.6)
11
(97.5)
9
(80.0)
8
(72.0)
2
(18.0)
6
(54.1)
8
(71.2)
8
(68.3)
10
(84.9)
8
(68.4)
7
(59.3)
14
(117.4)
11
(91.5)
4
(33.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
64
(553.7)
35
(306.6)
79
(700.4)
60
(533.1)
51
(458.9)
53
(476.2)
59
(531.6)
46
(409.1)
63
(537.7)
53
(450.1)
56
(478.9)
42
(356.1)
90
(754.7)
84
(699.1)
40
(333.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
264
(2,284)
220
(1,927)
257
(2,279)
262
(2,328)
212
(1,908)
213
(1,914)
219
(1,973)
195
(1,734)
200
(1,707)
261
(2,217)
220
(1,881)
207
(1,755)
206
(1,727)
161
(1,340)
167
(1,393)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(112.5)
10
(87.6)
15
(133.0)
12
(106.6)
6
(54.0)
6
(53.9)
8
(72.1)
6
(53.4)
16
(136.6)
11
(93.4)
11
(94.1)
15
(127.2)
10
(83.9)
10
(83.2)
20
(166.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(26.3)
1
(8.9)
2
(17.8)
3
(27.0)
3
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(35.6)
1
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(25.7)
2
(17.0)
3
(25.2)
2
(16.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)201.7145.0207.6174.5144.2157.3149.8143.2151.8176.9142.0168.0184.8156.6149.2

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 13 registered sex offenders living in Scotts Valley, California as of August 24, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Scotts Valley is 922 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


City-Data.com crime index in Scotts Valley, CA compared to other U.S. cities
See how dangerous Scotts Valley, CA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Scotts Valley:

149.2
Santa Cruz:

464.1
Capitola:

397.8
Monte Sereno:

14.8
Los Gatos:

84.7
Saratoga:

77.0
Campbell:

253.3
Watsonville:

345.7
Cupertino:

118.5

Violent crime rate in 2017
Scotts Valley:

83.4
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Scotts Valley:

83.2
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Scotts Valley:

104.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Scotts Valley:

97.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Scotts Valley:

51.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Scotts Valley:

84.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Scotts Valley:

64.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Scotts Valley:

71.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Scotts Valley:

49.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Scotts Valley:

62.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Scotts Valley:

58.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Scotts Valley:

66.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Scotts Valley:

93.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Scotts Valley:

74.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Scotts Valley:

112.7
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Scotts Valley:

55.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Scotts Valley:

168.4
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Scotts Valley:

161.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Scotts Valley:

219.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Scotts Valley:

249.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Scotts Valley:

178.0
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Scotts Valley:

204.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Scotts Valley:

214.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Scotts Valley:

213.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Scotts Valley:

176.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Scotts Valley:

215.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Scotts Valley:

199.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Scotts Valley:

195.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Scotts Valley:

239.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Scotts Valley:

274.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Scotts Valley:

170.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Scotts Valley:

242.2
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Scotts Valley:

202.0
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Scotts Valley:

263.0
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: 27 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 26 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 28 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 28 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 27 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 27 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 27 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 25 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 27 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 27 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 25 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 24 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 28 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 29 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 30 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
California average:

2.42

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Scotts Valley, CA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 95066.