Alameda County had 8,248 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 174.61 per 100.000 population which is by 76.37% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 675 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Orange and county Solano it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
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Currently, the most popular arrest in Alameda is larceny/theft - 1,156 arrests followed by motor vehicle theft - 669 and aggravated assault - 412 arrests.
Violent crime in Alameda County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 59.3% lower.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.