Pacifica has a population of 39,353. During the past three years, Pacifica saw 1,942 arrests. For 2017, the Pacifica's arrest rate totaled 156.02 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 50.71% makes Pacifica lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 86 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Pacifica also totaled 528 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Atherton and Belmont, Pacifica is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Pacifica had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Pacifica averaged 86 violent crimes and 528 non-violent crimes.
The city of Pacifica experienced 725 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 82 was for legacy rape and 19 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 156, and the aggravated assault total was 466.