Santa Barbara amassed 5,617 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Santa Barbara’s arrest rate was 0.00 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 272 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Santa Barbara also experienced 1,499 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Alameda and Butte, Santa Barbara is a safer place to reside.
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In Santa Barbara, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 1,054 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Santa Barbara, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.