Stanton, CA Criminal and Public Records

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About Stanton

Stanton is located in Orange County, with a population of 38,872. This makes it the 207th most populous city in California. It has an average income of $46,801.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 152 reported major violent crimes (0.003905 per person) and 770 reported major property crimes in Stanton (0.019784 per person). While these reported crime rates are helpful, it is very important to realize that there is a gap between the actual number of crimes committed and the number of reported crimes; many crimes are notoriously underreported.

In addition, some crimes may be charged under different headings. For example, aggravated assaults that are committed against family members may be charged as domestic violence rather than assault. The charts below show more stats on yearly trends for specific crime types in Stanton.

Crime Rates Compared to California

When it comes to major violent crimes, Stanton has 0.003905 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.009947 violent crimes per person statewide.

Stanton has 0.019784 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.06109 per person statewide.

Stanton Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 207th
  • Violent Crimes: 137th (149th per 100k)
  • Rape: 60th (119th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 136th (191st per 100k)
  • Robbery: 100th (73rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 224th (282nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 204th (328th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 224th (298th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 141st (119th per 100k)
  • Arson: 54th (217th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 995th
  • Violent Crimes: 481st (1,716th per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 177th (1,066th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 408th (2,158th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 282nd (582nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,052nd (3,936th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 598th (3,325th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,091st (4,642nd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 337th (396th per 100k)
  • Arson: 116th (783rd per 100k)

In Orange County (2015)

  • Population: 25th
  • Violent Crimes: 10th (2nd per 100k)
  • Rape: 12th (5th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 11th (3rd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 10th (2nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 20th (17th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 22nd (15th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 24th (21st per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 10th (3rd per 100k)
  • Arson: 13th (16th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 38,872
  • Households: 11,464
  • Median Income: $46,801
  • Land Area: 3.097 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Stanton, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 2 0
Rape 14 14
Agg. Assault 64 78
Robbery 44 60
Burglary 127 130
Vehicle Thefts 139 183
Arson 1 2

Violent Crimes in Stanton, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 0
Rape 14
Aggravated Assault 78
Robbery 60

Property Crimes in Stanton, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 130
Larceny 457
Motor Vehicle Theft 183
Arson 2

Larceny in Stanton, CA

Year Larceny
2006 442
2008 435
2009 376
2010 405
2011 390
2012 381
2013 409
2014 418
2015 457

Rape in Stanton, CA

Year Rape
2006 3
2008 6
2009 5
2010 1
2011 7
2012 3
2013 8
2014 14
2015 14

California Criminal Statistics:

If you have an idea of how large Stanton is compared to the overall population of State or if you want to determine whether there has been an increase or a decline in reported crime numbers from year-to-year, then you may want to look at statewide reported crimes.

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

While the above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Stanton compares to the rest of California or to the nation in terms of likelihood that you will be the victim of a crime. To make those comparisons, you need to look at the crime rate. The crime rate refers to the number of crimes per a set number of people. In our crime rates, we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By comparing these rates, you can determine whether a person in Stanton is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of California or nationwide.

Larceny in the state of California

Year Larceny
2006 666860
2007 652243
2008 650385
2009 615456
2010 600558
2011 596963
2012 635090
2013 621557
2014 592670
2015 656517

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