Stanton has a population of 38,767. During the past three years, Stanton saw 2,578 arrests. For 2017, the Stanton's arrest rate totaled 204.04 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 35.54% makes Stanton lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 142 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Stanton also totaled 649 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Aliso Viejo and Cypress, Stanton is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Stanton had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Stanton averaged 142 violent crimes and 649 non-violent crimes.
The city of Stanton experienced 1,533 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 15 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 87 was for legacy rape and 8 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 623, and the aggravated assault total was 800.