Rancho Palos Verdes has a population of 42,563. During the past three years, Rancho Palos Verdes saw 1,515 arrests. For 2017, the Rancho Palos Verdes's arrest rate totaled 112.54 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 64.45% makes Rancho Palos Verdes lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 33 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Rancho Palos Verdes also totaled 446 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Agoura Hills and Alhambra, Rancho Palos Verdes is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Rancho Palos Verdes had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Rancho Palos Verdes averaged 33 violent crimes and 446 non-violent crimes.
The city of Rancho Palos Verdes experienced 391 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 32 was for legacy rape and 6 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 91, and the aggravated assault total was 259.