Visalia has a population of 132,143. During the past three years, Visalia saw 14,132 arrests. For 2017, the Visalia's arrest rate totaled 367.25 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 16.02% makes Visalia higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 457 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Visalia also totaled 4,396 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Dinuba and Exeter, Visalia is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Visalia had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Visalia averaged 457 violent crimes and 4,396 non-violent crimes.
The city of Visalia experienced 6,127 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 91 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 502 was for legacy rape and 61 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 1,627, and the aggravated assault total was 3,846.