The city of Irvine, with a total population of 276,115, experienced 11,705 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 137.77 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 56.48% difference making Irvine lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 169 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Irvine also handled 3,635 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Aliso Viejo and Laguna Niguel, Irvine is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Irvine experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Irvine totaled 169 violent crimes and 3,635 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Irvine experienced 1,473 violent crimes. Of those, 21 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 40 were for revised rape, another 222 were for legacy rape, 500 were for robbery, and 690 were for aggravated assault.