Santa Ana has a population of 335,699. During the past three years, Santa Ana saw 26,145 arrests. For 2017, the Santa Ana's arrest rate totaled 257.88 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 18.53% makes Santa Ana lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 1,640 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Santa Ana also totaled 7,017 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Aliso Viejo and Cypress, Santa Ana is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Santa Ana had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Santa Ana averaged 1,640 violent crimes and 7,017 non-violent crimes.
The city of Santa Ana experienced 16,815 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 217 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 897 was for legacy rape and 166 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 6,895, and the aggravated assault total was 8,640.