The city of Lompoc, with a total population of 43,948, experienced 3,423 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 276.92 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 12.52% difference making Lompoc lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 243 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Lompoc also handled 974 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Buellton and Carpinteria, Lompoc is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Lompoc experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Lompoc totaled 243 violent crimes and 974 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Lompoc experienced 2,521 violent crimes. Of those, 15 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 41 were for revised rape, another 184 were for legacy rape, 276 were for robbery, and 2,005 were for aggravated assault.