Santa Ana, CA Criminal and Public Records

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Crime in Santa Ana and California

In general, there has been an overall decline in crime across the United States. However, nationwide trends are not necessarily indicative of local criminal patterns. Instead, one needs to examine local crime statistics.

In 2015, Santa Ana experienced 1626 reported violent crimes. Of those violent crimes, the most reported crime was agg. assault with 937 reported followed by robbery and rape. Statewide, there were 994.7 violent crimes per 100,000 people.

In addition to violent crimes, there were also property crimes. Of those property crimes, the most reported crime was larceny, followed by vehicle thefts and burglary. Note that in California, the most common property crime was larceny with 4,494 reported.

Remember that in addition to these major offenses, usually charged as felonies, the city experienced a number of lesser crimes. You can peruse our statistics to find out general criminal information about Santa Ana:


Santa Ana Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 11th
  • Violent Crimes: 13th (108th per 100k)
  • Murder: 16th (84th per 100k)
  • Rape: 8th (80th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 13th (129th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 12th (72nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 15th (255th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 23rd (379th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 15th (253rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 13th (83rd per 100k)
  • Arson: 23rd (170th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 54th
  • Violent Crimes: 82nd (1,321st per 100k)
  • Murder: 66th (381st per 100k)
  • Rape: 64th (969th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 86th (1,639th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 68th (578th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 106th (3,554th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 164th (3,764th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 113th (4,192nd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 49th (278th per 100k)
  • Arson: 82nd (724th per 100k)

In Orange County (2015)

  • Population: 2nd
  • Violent Crimes: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Murder: 2nd (4th per 100k)
  • Rape: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Robbery: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 2nd (13th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 2nd (21st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 2nd (16th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Arson: 1st (6th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 335,400
  • Households: 74,757
  • Median Income: $52,253.00
  • Land Area: 27.146 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.247 miles2
  • Time Zone: PST
  • ZIP Codes: 92701 • 92702 • 92703 • 92704 • 92705 • 92706 • 92707 • 92712 • 92725 • 92728 • 92735

Santa Ana, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 18 12
Rape 115 154
Agg. Assault 675 937
Robbery 452 523
Burglary 793 909
Vehicle Thefts 1306 1867
Arson 21 37

Violent Crimes in Santa Ana, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 12
Rape 154
Aggravated Assault 937
Robbery 523

Property Crimes in Santa Ana, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 909
Larceny 4494
Motor Vehicle Theft 1867
Arson 37

Rape in Santa Ana, CA

Year Rape
2006 73
2008 66
2009 77
2010 88
2011 62
2012 55
2013 51
2014 115
2015 154

Property Crimes in Santa Ana, CA

Year Property Crimes
2006 8630
2008 6980
2009 6798
2010 6580
2011 6575
2012 7389
2013 6425
2014 5784
2015 7270

California Criminal Statistics:


You can also look at statewide statistics for State:
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

Rape in the state of California

Year Rape
2006 9212
2007 9013
2008 8903
2009 8713
2010 8331
2011 7663
2012 7837
2013 17178
2014 19925
2015 22198

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