Simi Valley, CA
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Simi Valley, CA crime analytics


Simi Valley has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Simi Valley is 1 in 74. How does Simi Valley fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? Simi Valley's crime rate is lower than approximately 82% of California communities.

However, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Simi Valley, and we found that the crime rate in Simi Valley is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Simi Valley is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Simi Valley 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 Simi Valley.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Simi Valley's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Simi Valley is one in 725.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Simi Valley; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Simi Valley Crime Data

 

Crime Index

55

(100 is safest)


Safer than 55% of U.S. Cities

Simi Valley Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

175

1,543

1,718

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.38

12.17

13.55

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Simi Valley 1.38
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 725

in Simi Valley

1 in 235

in California

Simi Valley VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 126,788
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 24 45 105
Rate per 1,000 0.01 0.19 0.35 0.83

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
Simi Valley 12.17
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 82

in Simi Valley

1 in 38

in California

Simi Valley Property CRIMES

Population: 126,788
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 258 1,167 118
Rate per 1,000 2.03 9.20 0.93

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

Simi Valley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Simi Valley 41
California 90