Susanville, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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

The crime rate in Susanville is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 22 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Susanville is 1 in 45. Based on FBI crime data, Susanville is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Susanville has a crime rate that is higher than 61% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Susanville to other communities of similar population, then Susanville crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Susanville does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

For Susanville, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Susanville is one in 119.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Susanville's rate for property crime is 14 per one thousand population. This makes Susanville a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Susanville is one in 73.

Susanville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

25

(100 is safest)


Safer than 25% of U.S. Cities

Susanville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

140

229

369

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

8.37

13.69

22.06

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
8.37
4.4
National Median: 4
    Susanville
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 119

in Susanville

1 in 227

in California

Susanville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 16,728
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 7 132
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.06 0.42 7.89

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
13.69
21.3
National Median: 19
    Susanville
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 73

in Susanville

1 in 47

in California

Susanville Property CRIMES

Population: 16,728
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 45 158 26
Rate per 1,000 2.69 9.45 1.55

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Susanville Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
46
77
National Median: 26.9
    Susanville
    California

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