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Morro Bay, CA Arrest Record Search

The city of Morro Bay, with a total population of 10,716, experienced 762 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 204.37 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 35.44% difference making Morro Bay lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 22 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Morro Bay also handled 197 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Arroyo Grande and Atascadero, Morro Bay is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 219Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 204.37Crime Rate
  • 20.53Violent Crime Rate
  • 183.84Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

The city of Morro Bay experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Morro Bay totaled 22 violent crimes and 197 non-violent crimes.

Morro Bay Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

During 2007-2017, Morro Bay experienced 296 violent crimes. Of those, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 5 were for revised rape, another 16 were for legacy rape, 27 were for robbery, and 245 were for aggravated assault.

Morro Bay City Police Department

It is situated in San Luis Obispo county, California with a total number of 21 employees - 2 female, 15 male officers and 4 civilians. Morro Bay PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0400300, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Morro Bay Police Department
  • State: California
  • City: Morro Bay
  • Type: City
  • Address: 850 Morro Bay Boulevard
  • Phone Number: 805-772-6225
  • Website:

Total Crime Rate in Morro Bay

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