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Paso Robles, California Crime Statistics

This page contains crime numbers for Paso Robles, California. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Paso Robles compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Paso Robles, California, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

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Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 9,132 total crimes reported in Paso Robles, California (1,003 of them violent). Of the 913 crimes that happen every year in Paso Robles, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Paso Robles, California every 9 hours. This includes 8 murders, 113 rapes, and almost six thousand thefts (including 650 auto thefts).

Crime Trends

Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Paso Robles, California for all 10 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Paso Robles has grown by 26%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 26%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a slight growth in crime over the last 10 years in Paso Robles. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit greater than one thousand for Paso Robles, California in 2009.

Crime Trends in Paso Robles, California (1999-2008)

Keep in mind that these graphs show reported crime numbers and certain sharp changes in crime figures might be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Data Information

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