The county of Los Angeles had 68,550 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 0.00 per 100,000 residents. Of the total arrests, 6,118 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Los Angeles also processed 17,336 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Alameda and Butte, Los Angeles is a safer place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Los Angeles is larceny/theft totaling 9,155, followed by motor vehicle theft, and then aggravated assault.