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San Diego, CA Arrest Record Search

San Diego has a population of 1,424,116. During the past three years, San Diego saw 100,163 arrests. For 2017, the San Diego's arrest rate totaled 220.96 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 30.2% makes San Diego lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 5,221 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of San Diego also totaled 26,246 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Carlsbad and Chula Vista, San Diego is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 31,467 Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 220.96 Crime Rate
  • 36.66 Violent Crime Rate
  • 184.30 Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, San Diego had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, San Diego averaged 5,221 violent crimes and 26,246 non-violent crimes.

San Diego Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of San Diego experienced 61,211 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 462 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 3,584 was for legacy rape and 687 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 17,577, and the aggravated assault total was 38,901.

Total Crime Rate in San Diego

Year Crime Rate
2007 400.41
2008 364.97
2009 290.37
2010 276.90
2011 264.35
2012 278.14
2013 274.45
2014 233.99
2015 248.06
2016 240.24
2017 220.96
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