Seal Beach has a population of 24,495. During the past three years, Seal Beach saw 1,880 arrests. For 2017, the Seal Beach's arrest rate totaled 280.87 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 11.27% makes Seal Beach lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 45 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Seal Beach also totaled 643 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Aliso Viejo and Cypress, Seal Beach is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Seal Beach had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Seal Beach averaged 45 violent crimes and 643 non-violent crimes.
The city of Seal Beach experienced 379 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 10 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 17 was for legacy rape and 1 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 93, and the aggravated assault total was 258.