Adelanto, CA Criminal and Public Records

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About Adelanto

Adelanto is located in San Bernardino County, with a population of 33,166. This makes it the 230th most populous city in California. It has an average income of $33,298.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 212 reported major violent crimes (0.006423 per person) and 808 reported major property crimes in Adelanto (0.024481 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 Adelanto.

Crime Rates Compared to California

When it comes to major violent crimes, Adelanto has 0.006423 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.009947 violent crimes per person statewide.

Adelanto has 0.024481 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.06109 per person statewide.


Adelanto Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 230th
  • Violent Crimes: 105th (60th per 100k)
  • Murder: 26th (61st per 100k)
  • Rape: 60th (90th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 86th (55th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 111th (83rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 218th (203rd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 79th (21st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 279th (398th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 174th (170th per 100k)
  • Arson: 32nd (23rd per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 1,185th
  • Violent Crimes: 421st (836th per 100k)
  • Murder: 76th (356th per 100k)
  • Rape: 177th (1,002nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 339th (882nd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 294th (630th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,025th (2,979th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 342nd (335th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,290th (5,900th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 396th (633rd per 100k)
  • Arson: 94th (209th per 100k)

In San Bernardino County (2015)

  • Population: 17th
  • Violent Crimes: 12th (5th per 100k)
  • Murder: 5th (7th per 100k)
  • Rape: 11th (6th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 9th (5th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 16th (6th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 18th (15th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 11th (5th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 20th (24th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 18th (18th per 100k)
  • Arson: 4th (3rd per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 33,166
  • Households: 7,732
  • Median Income: $33,298
  • Land Area: 52.981 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.018 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Adelanto, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 3 2
Rape 18 14
Agg. Assault 131 148
Robbery 37 48
Burglary 422 434
Vehicle Thefts 111 120
Arson 11 24

Violent Crimes in Adelanto, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 2
Rape 14
Aggravated Assault 148
Robbery 48

Property Crimes in Adelanto, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 434
Larceny 254
Motor Vehicle Theft 120
Arson 24

Agg. Assault in Adelanto, CA

Year Agg. Assault
2006 85
2008 144
2009 222
2010 190
2011 111
2012 135
2013 129
2014 131
2015 148

Arson in Adelanto, CA

Year Arson
2006 7
2008 12
2009 13
2010 13
2011 15
2012 15
2013 17
2014 11
2015 24

California Criminal Statistics:


If you have an idea of how large Adelanto 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 Adelanto 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 Adelanto is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of California or nationwide.


Agg. Assault in the state of California

Year Agg. Assault
2006 111455
2007 109210
2008 104743
2009 99681
2010 95877
2011 91197
2012 94702
2013 89029
2014 91803
2015 99349

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