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Yuba County, California Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime data for Yuba County, California. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Yuba County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Yuba County, California, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 16,045 total crimes reported in Yuba County, California (2,311 of them violent). Of the 1,605 crimes that transpire each year in Yuba County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Yuba County, California every 5 hours. This includes 26 murders, 189 rapes, and over nine thousand thefts (including 1,294 automobile thefts).

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Yuba County, California for all 10 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Yuba County has climbed by 63 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 74 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over the last 10 years in Yuba County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit close to three thousand for Yuba County, California in 2009.

Crime Trends in Yuba County, California (1999-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Yuba County, California (1999-2008)

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Crime Data Information

Yuba County, California law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Yuba 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.