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


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

Crime rate in West Sacramento, CA

The 2018 crime rate in West Sacramento, CA is 258 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 77.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 West Sacramento crime rate rose by 6% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 1 - a decrease of 6 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years West Sacramento has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous West Sacramento, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
West Sacramento:

257.6
Sacramento:

337.6
Davis:

175.9
Elk Grove:

131.1
Rancho Cordova:

205.6
Woodland:

233.9
Citrus Heights:

257.3
Dixon:

164.0
Roseville:

181.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in West Sacramento by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(5.0)
2
(4.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(4.1)
4
(8.1)
1
(2.0)
2
(4.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.0)
1
(2.0)
2
(3.8)
0
(0.0)
7
(13.0)
1
(1.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
23
(58.1)
15
(35.6)
21
(45.4)
19
(39.0)
23
(46.3)
27
(54.2)
24
(48.7)
26
(52.5)
16
(32.2)
20
(39.9)
21
(39.9)
17
(31.8)
19
(35.4)
17
(31.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
60
(151.5)
76
(180.4)
76
(164.3)
75
(154.0)
73
(147.0)
65
(130.5)
61
(123.7)
73
(147.5)
98
(197.0)
95
(189.4)
90
(171.0)
95
(177.5)
79
(147.1)
92
(169.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
276
(696.8)
335
(795.3)
274
(592.5)
79
(162.2)
89
(179.3)
79
(158.6)
85
(172.4)
91
(183.8)
90
(180.9)
146
(291.1)
198
(376.3)
121
(226.0)
94
(175.0)
115
(212.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
563
(1,421)
483
(1,147)
403
(871.4)
333
(683.6)
325
(654.6)
304
(610.2)
256
(519.1)
379
(765.7)
380
(763.8)
275
(548.3)
256
(486.5)
191
(356.8)
201
(374.3)
224
(413.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
480
(1,212)
516
(1,225)
682
(1,475)
810
(1,663)
742
(1,495)
863
(1,732)
949
(1,924)
913
(1,844)
894
(1,797)
846
(1,687)
1,030
(1,957)
856
(1,599)
756
(1,408)
931
(1,717)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
390
(984.6)
345
(819.1)
301
(650.9)
228
(468.0)
205
(412.9)
178
(357.3)
171
(346.7)
166
(335.4)
209
(420.1)
174
(346.9)
171
(325.0)
172
(321.3)
181
(337.0)
257
(474.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
27
(68.2)
32
(76.0)
21
(45.4)
27
(55.4)
24
(48.3)
19
(38.1)
13
(26.4)
23
(46.5)
9
(18.1)
16
(31.9)
6
(11.4)
21
(39.2)
21
(39.1)
15
(27.7)
City-Data.com crime index468.1446.0376.2269.8271.8258.8259.7277.2284.0284.6304.4238.5243.0257.6

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 128 registered sex offenders living in West Sacramento, California as of September 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in West Sacramento is 413 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
West Sacramento:

226.0
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
West Sacramento:

222.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
West Sacramento:

233.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
West Sacramento:

321.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
West Sacramento:

284.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
West Sacramento:

225.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
West Sacramento:

218.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
West Sacramento:

204.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
West Sacramento:

202.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
West Sacramento:

225.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
West Sacramento:

205.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
West Sacramento:

423.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
West Sacramento:

533.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
West Sacramento:

492.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
West Sacramento:

488.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
West Sacramento:

559.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
West Sacramento:

573.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
West Sacramento:

239.6
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
West Sacramento:

195.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
West Sacramento:

199.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
West Sacramento:

243.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
West Sacramento:

246.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
West Sacramento:

305.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
West Sacramento:

295.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
West Sacramento:

252.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
West Sacramento:

262.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
West Sacramento:

267.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
West Sacramento:

290.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
West Sacramento:

345.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
West Sacramento:

413.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
West Sacramento:

492.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
West Sacramento:

449.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
West Sacramento:

415.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
West Sacramento:

493.6
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: 94 (72 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 92 (71 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 89 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 76 (58 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 86 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 88 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 86 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 89 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 96 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 109 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 109 (72 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 106 (71 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 108 (70 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 104 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 92 (60 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 90 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
California average:

2.42

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in West Sacramento, CA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 95605, 95691.