Newport Beach, CA Criminal and Public Records

Looking for crime records & arrest stats for Newport Beach, CA? BeenVerified is here to help.

We’ve compiled data on the most commonly searched crimes in Newport Beach, Orange County and California. Our statistics also include comparisons of Newport Beach's crime rate to California's and nationwide. Keep in mind that Newport Beach has a population of 87,127 while California has a population of 16,777,215.

When reviewing the data, It is critical to remember that these numbers only reflect reported crimes. There are some crimes, even serious crimes, which are notoriously underreported, such as rape or sexual assault.

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Crime in The Last Reported Year

In 2015 in Newport Beach, CA, there were 112 reported major violent crimes and 2,181 reported major property offenses. This is in addition to a number of lesser offenses.

Of the violent crime types, the most common to occur in Newport Beach is agg. assault, with 66 reported. This represented 58.93% of all violent crimes. Similarly, the most common property crime was larceny with 1,652 reported.

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Newport Beach Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 89th
  • Violent Crimes: 160th (354th per 100k)
  • Murder: 26th (96th per 100k)
  • Rape: 54th (179th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 146th (347th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 134th (320th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 91st (197th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 89th (233rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 76th (143rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 165th (334th per 100k)
  • Arson: 52nd (221st per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 356th
  • Violent Crimes: 521st (3,551st per 100k)
  • Murder: 76th (394th per 100k)
  • Rape: 171st (1,198th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 420th (3,231st per 100k)
  • Robbery: 318th (1,613th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 421st (2,929th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 368th (2,599th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 407th (2,872nd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 381st (1,782nd per 100k)
  • Arson: 114th (788th per 100k)

In Orange County (2015)

  • Population: 11th
  • Violent Crimes: 13th (20th per 100k)
  • Murder: 5th (6th per 100k)
  • Rape: 9th (15th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 13th (18th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 16th (24th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 11th (9th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 10th (7th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 11th (10th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 13th (19th per 100k)
  • Arson: 11th (18th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 87,127
  • Households: 38,071
  • Median Income: $113,071
  • Land Area: 23.78 miles2
  • Water Area: 29.172 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Newport Beach, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 0 2
Rape 17 20
Agg. Assault 71 66
Robbery 21 24
Burglary 357 394
Vehicle Thefts 104 135
Arson 1 4

Violent Crimes in Newport Beach, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 2
Rape 20
Aggravated Assault 66
Robbery 24

Property Crimes in Newport Beach, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 394
Larceny 1652
Motor Vehicle Theft 135
Arson 4

Arson in Newport Beach, CA

Year Arson
2006 19
2008 12
2009 6
2010 12
2011 11
2012 6
2013 11
2014 1
2015 4

Murder in Newport Beach, CA

Year Murder
2006 1
2008 0
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 1
2013 2
2014 0
2015 2

California Criminal Statistics:


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Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 153709 166883
Murder 1699 1861
Rape 19925 22198
Agg. Assault 91803 99349
Robbery 48680 52862
Property Crimes 947192 1024914
Burglary 202670 197404
Larceny 592670 656517
Vehicle Thefts 151852 170993
Arson 0 0

Arson in the state of California

Year Arson
2006 0
2007 0
2008 0
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 0
2013 0
2014 0
2015 0

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