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Petaluma, CA Arrest Record Search

Petaluma has a population of 60,957. During the past three years, Petaluma saw 4,069 arrests. For 2017, the Petaluma's arrest rate totaled 193.42 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 38.9% makes Petaluma lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 233 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Petaluma also totaled 946 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Cloverdale and Cotati, Petaluma is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 1,179Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 193.42Crime Rate
  • 38.22Violent Crime Rate
  • 155.19Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Petaluma had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Petaluma averaged 233 violent crimes and 946 non-violent crimes.

Petaluma Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of Petaluma experienced 2,167 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 6 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 228 was for legacy rape and 17 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 328, and the aggravated assault total was 1,588.

Petaluma City Police Department

It is situated in Sonoma county, California with a total number of 83 employees - 3 female, 55 male officers and 25 civilians. Petaluma PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0490800, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Petaluma Police Department
  • State: California
  • City: Petaluma
  • Type: City
  • Address: 969 Petaluma Blvd N
  • Phone Number: (707)778-4370

Total Crime Rate in Petaluma

YearCrime Rate
2007230.67
2008204.76
2009186.65
2010176.73
2011174.68
2012167.64
2013201.27
2014213.03
2015261.70
2016214.66
2017193.42
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