San Bernardino, CA Criminal and Public Records

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Crime in San Bernardino 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, San Bernardino experienced 2697 reported violent crimes. Of those violent crimes, the most reported crime was agg. assault with 1,587 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 burglary and vehicle thefts. Note that in California, the most common property crime was larceny with 4,210 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 San Bernardino:


San Bernardino Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 17th
  • Violent Crimes: 10th (12th per 100k)
  • Murder: 5th (11th per 100k)
  • Rape: 15th (83rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 9th (17th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 10th (7th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 12th (28th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 9th (19th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 17th (129th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 6th (7th per 100k)
  • Arson: 16th (70th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 97th
  • Violent Crimes: 51st (179th per 100k)
  • Murder: 39th (218th per 100k)
  • Rape: 96th (973rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 52nd (358th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 45th (77th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 74th (754th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 45th (256th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 127th (2,747th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 28th (23rd per 100k)
  • Arson: 58th (535th per 100k)

In San Bernardino County (2015)

  • Population: 1st
  • Violent Crimes: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Murder: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Rape: 1st (5th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1st (4th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Arson: 1st (8th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 216,108
  • Households: 57,580
  • Median Income: $37,047
  • Land Area: 61.516 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.435 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

San Bernardino, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 43 44
Rape 104 98
Agg. Assault 1170 1587
Robbery 811 968
Burglary 2370 3164
Vehicle Thefts 2464 3016
Arson 120 65

Violent Crimes in San Bernardino, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 44
Rape 98
Aggravated Assault 1587
Robbery 968

Property Crimes in San Bernardino, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 3164
Larceny 4210
Motor Vehicle Theft 3016
Arson 65

Larceny in San Bernardino, CA

Year Larceny
2006 4708
2008 5073
2009 4775
2010 4928
2011 4446
2012 4991
2013 4025
2014 4405
2015 4210

Burglary in San Bernardino, CA

Year Burglary
2006 2135
2008 2215
2009 2349
2010 2318
2011 2359
2012 2809
2013 2673
2014 2370
2015 3164

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

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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