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Novato, CA Arrest Record Search

The city of Novato, with a total population of 56,698, experienced 3,272 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 179.72 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 43.22% difference making Novato lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 92 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Novato also handled 927 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Fairfax and Mill Valley, Novato is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 1,019 Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 179.72 Crime Rate
  • 16.23 Violent Crime Rate
  • 163.50 Property Crime Rate

Arrest Records by Age & Race

Novato Arrests by Gender

Novato Arrests by Race/Ethnicity

Novato Arrests by Age Group

Most of the city arrests fall into 31-40 age group - 50%, the least crimes have committed people between 10-20 - 1.9%. When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to Hispanic race, whilst the least arrests had Asian Or Pacific Islander race.

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

The city of Novato experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Novato totaled 92 violent crimes and 927 non-violent crimes.

Novato Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

During 2007-2017, Novato experienced 1,144 violent crimes. Of those, 6 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 12 were for revised rape, another 77 were for legacy rape, 274 were for robbery, and 775 were for aggravated assault.

Total Crime Rate in Novato

Year Crime Rate
2007 259.09
2008 202.23
2009 223.14
2010 209.97
2011 209.47
2012 198.71
2013 175.49
2014 155.23
2015 203.47
2016 198.71
2017 179.72

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