Campbell, CA Criminal and Public Records

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About Campbell

Campbell is located in Santa Clara County, with a population of 41,117. This makes it the 199th most populous city in California. It has an average income of $96,906.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 88 reported major violent crimes (0.002118 per person) and 1,393 reported major property crimes in Campbell (0.033531 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 Campbell.

Crime Rates Compared to California

When it comes to major violent crimes, Campbell has 0.002118 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.009947 violent crimes per person statewide.

Campbell has 0.033531 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.06109 per person statewide.

Campbell Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 199th
  • Violent Crimes: 177th (278th per 100k)
  • Murder: 27th (95th per 100k)
  • Rape: 63rd (154th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 162nd (290th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 128th (197th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 156th (91st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 141st (127th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 143rd (68th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 159th (181st per 100k)
  • Arson: 42nd (54th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 928th
  • Violent Crimes: 545th (2,859th per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (393rd per 100k)
  • Rape: 180th (1,161st per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 440th (2,899th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 312th (1,171st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 677th (1,813th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 483rd (1,880th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 661st (1,928th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 374th (705th per 100k)
  • Arson: 104th (498th per 100k)

In Santa Clara County (2015)

  • Population: 10th
  • Violent Crimes: 6th (3rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 3rd (5th per 100k)
  • Rape: 6th (3rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 7th (5th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 7th (3rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 8th (1st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 8th (1st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 8th (1st per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 6th (4th per 100k)
  • Arson: 3rd (1st per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 41,117
  • Households: 16,042
  • Median Income: $96,906
  • Land Area: 5.865 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.022 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Campbell, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 1 1
Rape 14 11
Agg. Assault 45 46
Robbery 21 30
Burglary 313 247
Vehicle Thefts 202 142
Arson 23 14

Violent Crimes in Campbell, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 1
Rape 11
Aggravated Assault 46
Robbery 30

Property Crimes in Campbell, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 247
Larceny 1004
Motor Vehicle Theft 142
Arson 14

Larceny in Campbell, CA

Year Larceny
2006 829
2008 1035
2009 1038
2010 1017
2011 920
2012 1103
2013 1016
2014 873
2015 1004

Agg. Assault in Campbell, CA

Year Agg. Assault
2006 46
2008 49
2009 78
2010 41
2011 49
2012 40
2013 68
2014 45
2015 46

California Criminal Statistics:

If you have an idea of how large Campbell 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 Campbell 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 Campbell 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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