It is located in Orange County, CA. It has a population of 113,267 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 411.33 per 10.000 people. There have been 4,659 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Costa Mesa are larceny/theft crimes - 3,158 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 1 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 361 felony charges and 4,298 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Costa Mesa averaged 3,366 violent crimes. Of that total, 15 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 91 was for revised rape, another 375 was for legacy rape, 1,179 was for robbery, and 1,706 was for aggravated assault.