This webpage contains crime data for Sierra County, California. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Sierra County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Sierra County, California, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2003 and 2008 there were 312 total crimes reported in Sierra County, California (54 of them violent). Of the 62 crimes that transpire each year in Sierra County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Sierra County, California 62 times a year. This includes 1 murder, 3 rapes, and close to two hundred thefts (including 5 automobile thefts).
Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Sierra County, California for 5 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Sierra County has diminished by 57 per-cent. In the course of the same period, violent crime dropped by 167 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow drop off in crime over the last 5 years in Sierra County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to sixty for Sierra County, California in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Sierra County, California law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Sierra County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.