Pasadena has a population of 142,891. During the past three years, Pasadena saw 11,564 arrests. For 2017, the Pasadena's arrest rate totaled 246.34 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 22.18% makes Pasadena lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 574 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Pasadena also totaled 2,946 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Agoura Hills and Alhambra, Pasadena is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Pasadena had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Pasadena averaged 574 violent crimes and 2,946 non-violent crimes.
The city of Pasadena experienced 5,577 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 61 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 301 was for legacy rape and 48 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 2,069, and the aggravated assault total was 3,098.