Stockton has a population of 309,566. During the past three years, Stockton saw 48,743 arrests. For 2017, the Stockton's arrest rate totaled 504.19 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 59.28% makes Stockton higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 4,379 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Stockton also totaled 11,229 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Escalon and Lodi, Stockton is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Stockton had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Stockton averaged 4,379 violent crimes and 11,229 non-violent crimes.
The city of Stockton experienced 45,551 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 498 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 1,003 was for legacy rape and 225 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 14,447, and the aggravated assault total was 29,378.