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


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

Crime rate in Fontana, CA

The 2019 crime rate in Fontana, CA is 184 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.5 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 65.8% U.S. cities. The 2019 Fontana crime rate fell by 0% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 6 - a decrease of 2 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Fontana has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Fontana, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Fontana:

184.3
Rialto:

338.2
Rancho Cucamonga:

172.7
Colton:

263.8
Grand Terrace:

196.4
San Bernardino:

616.6
Ontario:

247.2
Riverside:

296.8
Upland:

234.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Fontana by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
5
(3.0)
8
(4.5)
12
(6.3)
6
(3.2)
6
(3.1)
5
(2.5)
5
(2.5)
10
(4.9)
2
(1.0)
3
(1.4)
14
(6.7)
9
(4.2)
8
(3.7)
6
(2.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
40
(24.2)
43
(24.4)
49
(25.9)
46
(24.2)
37
(19.2)
39
(19.7)
31
(15.4)
33
(16.2)
39
(19.1)
46
(22.2)
69
(32.9)
62
(29.3)
63
(29.4)
83
(38.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
254
(153.6)
292
(165.4)
282
(149.0)
299
(157.1)
240
(124.6)
241
(121.5)
291
(144.9)
202
(99.3)
173
(84.6)
213
(102.9)
218
(104.0)
206
(97.3)
195
(91.1)
206
(95.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
564
(341.1)
553
(313.3)
525
(277.4)
508
(266.9)
476
(247.2)
435
(219.3)
523
(260.4)
480
(236.0)
496
(242.5)
542
(261.9)
569
(271.6)
437
(206.3)
443
(207.0)
444
(205.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
779
(471.2)
936
(530.3)
1,006
(531.6)
1,060
(557.0)
804
(417.5)
1,041
(524.8)
1,099
(547.1)
872
(428.7)
686
(335.4)
764
(369.1)
697
(332.6)
563
(265.8)
542
(253.3)
483
(223.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,375
(831.6)
2,067
(1,171)
2,239
(1,183)
2,430
(1,277)
2,130
(1,106)
2,411
(1,215)
2,389
(1,189)
2,217
(1,090)
2,191
(1,071)
2,474
(1,195)
2,550
(1,217)
2,292
(1,082)
1,773
(828.6)
1,846
(855.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1,155
(698.6)
1,149
(651.0)
1,226
(647.8)
901
(473.5)
747
(387.9)
783
(394.7)
1,006
(500.8)
999
(491.1)
833
(407.3)
1,031
(498.1)
1,149
(548.4)
881
(416.0)
903
(422.0)
765
(354.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(7.3)
13
(7.4)
25
(13.2)
10
(5.3)
13
(6.7)
9
(4.5)
12
(6.0)
9
(4.4)
13
(6.4)
12
(5.8)
17
(8.1)
13
(6.1)
10
(4.7)
9
(4.2)
City-Data.com crime index261.8276.9269.9254.1212.9218.0238.8212.7190.0217.4241.1197.5184.4184.3

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.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 265 registered sex offenders living in Fontana, California as of July 23, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fontana is 791 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Fontana:

194.5
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Fontana:

186.0
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Fontana:

189.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Fontana:

234.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Fontana:

207.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Fontana:

184.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Fontana:

193.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Fontana:

223.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Fontana:

195.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Fontana:

211.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Fontana:

242.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Fontana:

251.8
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Fontana:

272.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Fontana:

277.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Fontana:

254.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Fontana:

274.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Fontana:

335.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Fontana:

355.3
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Fontana:

140.7
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Fontana:

155.4
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Fontana:

169.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Fontana:

209.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Fontana:

208.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Fontana:

181.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Fontana:

213.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Fontana:

244.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Fontana:

224.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Fontana:

197.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Fontana:

246.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Fontana:

262.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Fontana:

262.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Fontana:

240.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Fontana:

276.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Fontana:

269.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Fontana:

286.7
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Fontana:

303.6
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 2019, including police officers: 285 (188 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.87
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 290 (183 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.86
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 281 (179 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.85
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 275 (185 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.88
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 274 (185 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 280 (183 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 261 (169 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.83
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 264 (179 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 268 (181 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 275 (184 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.96
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 293 (197 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 288 (199 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.05
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 275 (189 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 244 (174 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 219 (153 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 205 (149 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 206 (145 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
California average:

2.42

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

Zip codes: 91739, 92336, 92337, 92377.