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San Luis Obispo, CA Arrest Record Search

San Luis Obispo has a population of 47,934. During the past three years, San Luis Obispo saw 6,251 arrests. For 2017, the San Luis Obispo's arrest rate totaled 408.90 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 29.17% makes San Luis Obispo higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 178 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of San Luis Obispo also totaled 1,782 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Arroyo Grande and Atascadero, San Luis Obispo is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 1,960Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 408.90Crime Rate
  • 37.13Violent Crime Rate
  • 371.76Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, San Luis Obispo had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, San Luis Obispo averaged 178 violent crimes and 1,782 non-violent crimes.

San Luis Obispo Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of San Luis Obispo experienced 1,773 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 6 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 324 was for legacy rape and 34 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 312, and the aggravated assault total was 1,097.

San Luis Obispo City Police Department

It is situated in San Luis Obispo county, California with a total number of 80 employees - 7 female, 50 male officers and 23 civilians. San Luis Obispo PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0400600, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

Total Crime Rate in San Luis Obispo

YearCrime Rate
2007470.77
2008426.75
2009406.75
2010411.74
2011419.72
2012454.87
2013420.00
2014359.75
2015432.34
2016471.81
2017408.90
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