Sonoma amassed 5,924 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Sonoma’s arrest rate was 354.82 per 100,000 residents. The county of Sonoma is 51.99% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 636 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Sonoma also experienced 1,149 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Alameda and Marin, Sonoma is a more dangerous place to reside.
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In Sonoma, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 753 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Sonoma, is aggravated assault, and the third most common is burglary.
In Sonoma, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Sonoma has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Sonoma experienced 636 violent crimes and 1,149 non-violent crimes. When comparing Sonoma to the national average of 739.02, Sonoma is lower by 51.99% than the national average.