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Taft, CA Arrest Record Search

Taft has a population of 9,393. During the past three years, Taft saw 1,307 arrests. For 2017, the Taft's arrest rate totaled 519.54 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 64.13% makes Taft higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 83 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Taft also totaled 405 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Arvin and Bakersfield, Taft is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 488 Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 519.54 Crime Rate
  • 88.36 Violent Crime Rate
  • 431.17 Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Taft had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Taft averaged 83 violent crimes and 405 non-violent crimes.

Taft Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of Taft experienced 587 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 16 was for legacy rape and 4 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 54, and the aggravated assault total was 513.

Total Crime Rate in Taft

Year Crime Rate
2007 480.54
2008 475.41
2009 353.88
2010 420.08
2011 419.63
2012 438.65
2013 442.36
2014 362.00
2015 443.36
2016 448.50
2017 519.54

Taft Police Departments

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