Scotts Valley has a population of 11,985. During the past three years, Scotts Valley saw 840 arrests. For 2017, the Scotts Valley's arrest rate totaled 201.09 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 36.47% makes Scotts Valley lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 14 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Scotts Valley also totaled 227 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Capitola and Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Scotts Valley had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Scotts Valley averaged 14 violent crimes and 227 non-violent crimes.
The city of Scotts Valley experienced 152 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 30 was for legacy rape and 7 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 29, and the aggravated assault total was 86.