Moorpark, CA
Crime Rates




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Moorpark, CA crime analytics


Moorpark is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (68%) and also has a lower crime rate than 90% of the communities in California, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Moorpark is one in 95 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35. It is for these reasons that Moorpark is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Moorpark has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Moorpark is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Moorpark 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 Moorpark.

For Moorpark, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Moorpark than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1032, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Moorpark is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Moorpark than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 105.

Moorpark Crime Data

 
Crime Index

68

(100 is safest)


Safer than 68% of U.S. Cities

Moorpark Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

35

345

380

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.97

9.56

10.53

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Moorpark 0.97
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,032

in Moorpark

1 in 235

in California
Moorpark VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 36,104
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 7 24
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.11 0.19 0.66
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Moorpark 9.56
California 26.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 105

in Moorpark

1 in 38

in California
Moorpark Property CRIMES
Population: 36,104
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 79 239 27
Rate per 1,000 2.19 6.62 0.75
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Moorpark Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Moorpark 30
California 90