Oceanside, CA Criminal and Public Records

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

We’ve compiled data on the most commonly searched crimes in Oceanside, San Diego County and California. Our statistics also include comparisons of Oceanside's crime rate to California's and nationwide. Keep in mind that Oceanside has a population of 175,691 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 Oceanside, CA, there were 702 reported major violent crimes and 4,597 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 Oceanside is agg. assault, with 409 reported. This represented 58.26% of all violent crimes. Similarly, the most common property crime was larceny with 3,541 reported.

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Oceanside Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 26th
  • Violent Crimes: 29th (145th per 100k)
  • Murder: 19th (70th per 100k)
  • Rape: 22nd (110th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 30th (161st per 100k)
  • Robbery: 33rd (104th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 25th (170th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 51st (327th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 21st (118th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 58th (236th per 100k)
  • Arson: 41st (186th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 132nd
  • Violent Crimes: 176th (1,680th per 100k)
  • Murder: 69th (366th per 100k)
  • Rape: 123rd (1,040th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 177th (1,927th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 152nd (768th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 171st (2,745th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 262nd (3,324th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 158th (2,617th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 181st (1,027th per 100k)
  • Arson: 103rd (749th per 100k)

In San Diego County (2015)

  • Population: 3rd
  • Violent Crimes: 3rd (4th per 100k)
  • Murder: 2nd (1st per 100k)
  • Rape: 2nd (5th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 2nd (5th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 3rd (3rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 3rd (3rd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 3rd (7th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 2nd (3rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 4th (9th per 100k)
  • Arson: 3rd (8th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 175,691
  • Households: 60,493
  • Median Income: $57,703
  • Land Area: 41.252 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.924 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Oceanside, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 5 9
Rape 52 68
Agg. Assault 409 409
Robbery 186 216
Burglary 615 589
Vehicle Thefts 362 467
Arson 34 15

Violent Crimes in Oceanside, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 9
Rape 68
Aggravated Assault 409
Robbery 216

Property Crimes in Oceanside, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 589
Larceny 3541
Motor Vehicle Theft 467
Arson 15

Burglary in Oceanside, CA

Year Burglary
2006 979
2008 836
2009 768
2010 765
2011 792
2012 841
2013 677
2014 615
2015 589

Arson in Oceanside, CA

Year Arson
2006 21
2008 37
2009 24
2010 25
2011 22
2012 19
2013 24
2014 34
2015 15

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

Burglary in the state of California

Year Burglary
2006 246464
2007 237025
2008 237835
2009 230137
2010 228857
2011 230090
2012 245767
2013 232058
2014 202670
2015 197404

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