Beverly Hills, CA
Crime Rates



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Beverly Hills, CA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate of 48 per one thousand residents, Beverly Hills has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 21. Within California, more than 96% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Beverly Hills.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a city's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 33,792, Beverly Hills has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Beverly Hills does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Beverly Hills.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Beverly Hills does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Beverly Hills.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Beverly Hills occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Beverly Hills; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 328. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Beverly Hills is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Beverly Hills, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 22, which is a rate of 45 per one thousand population.

Beverly Hills Crime Data

 

Crime Index

5

(100 is safest)


Safer than 5% of U.S. Cities

Beverly Hills Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

103

1,508

1,611

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.05

44.63

47.67

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Beverly Hills 3.05
California 4.41

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 328

in Beverly Hills

1 in 227

in California

Beverly Hills VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 33,792
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 6 52 44
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.18 1.54 1.30

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Beverly Hills 44.63
California 23.31

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 22

in Beverly Hills

1 in 43

in California

Beverly Hills Property CRIMES

Population: 33,792
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 262 1,200 46
Rate per 1,000 7.75 35.51 1.36

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Beverly Hills Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Beverly Hills 282
California 83