Newman, CA Criminal and Public Records

Are you searching for criminal records or background information on someone in Newman, CA? BeenVerified has access to public arrest records in Stanislaus County that can help you identify criminal background history for individuals in and around the Newman area. Newman has a population of 10,899, which makes it the 360th largest city in California, and an average income of $50,225. We’ve compiled helpful crime statistics below, or you can look up a specific person’s criminal records.

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Crime in Newman, CA

One of the first ways to gauge crime is to look at the reported crimes in that city over a year’s time. Keep in mind that you cannot compare one city’s reported crimes to another city’s reported crimes without also understanding any differences in population. In addition, the reported crime rate and the actual crime rate may be very different; crimes such as forcible rape are notoriously underreported, while crimes like motor vehicle theft have higher reporting rates.

In 2015, there were 16 reported violent crimes and 147 reported property crimes in Newman. This compares to 166,883 reported violent crimes and 1,024,914 reported property crimes statewide in California. This makes Newman 337th in the state of California when it comes to violent crimes per 100k people.

The most common violent crime in Newman was agg. assault, with 12 reported. The most common property crime was larceny, with 86 reported.

In addition to these major crimes, there were a number of other offenses committed, but most of those were charged as misdemeanors. Our charts below have much more information.

Newman Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 360th
  • Violent Crimes: 241st (337th per 100k)
  • Rape: 72nd (209th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 195th (291st per 100k)
  • Robbery: 156th (341st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 363rd (394th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 284th (384th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 343rd (390th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 240th (223rd per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 3,064th
  • Violent Crimes: 617th (3,379th per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 189th (1,242nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 474th (2,903rd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 340th (1,703rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,635th (5,332nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 699th (3,786th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,458th (5,828th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 484th (889th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (825th per 100k)

In Stanislaus County (2015)

  • Population: 7th
  • Violent Crimes: 7th (8th per 100k)
  • Rape: 6th (5th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 8th (7th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 6th (7th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 8th (9th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 9th (9th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 7th (8th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 9th (8th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 10,899
  • Households: 3,131
  • Median Income: $50,225
  • Land Area: 2.062 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Newman, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Rape 0 2
Agg. Assault 23 12
Robbery 2 2
Burglary 57 29
Vehicle Thefts 27 32
Arson 0 0

Violent Crimes in Newman, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Rape 2
Aggravated Assault 12
Robbery 2

Property Crimes in Newman, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 29
Larceny 86
Motor Vehicle Theft 32
Arson 0

Property Crimes in Newman, CA

Year Property Crimes
2006 242
2008 328
2009 351
2010 270
2011 261
2012 194
2013 198
2014 157
2015 147

Arson in Newman, CA

Year Arson
2006 3
2008 15
2009 2
2010 0
2011 0
2012 0
2013 2
2014 0
2015 0

California Criminal Statistics:

Criminal Records Lookup

Do you want to lookup a specific individual’s criminal records? While a criminal background check may be important, it is important to understand that that the presence or absence of some criminal history may not be indicative of a person’s actual criminal behavior. People can be arrested for and charged with crimes that they did not commit, while other people may never be charged with crimes that they did commit. Therefore, when looking at an individual’s criminal background, it is important to understand the differences between arrests, charges, and convictions. It is equally important to understand that the absence of a criminal record does not guarantee that a person has not engaged in criminal behavior or will not engage in future criminal behavior.

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California Statistics:

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 153709 166883
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 overall numbers can help you find some information, the crime rate is more informative. The crime rate can be reported in various ways; here we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By looking at the crime rate in a city, you can determine whether that city is more or less dangerous than surrounding cities. Here, we have compiled comparisons of the rate for various crimes in Newman and compared them to the rates for that same crime in California and nationwide.

Property Crimes in the state of California

Year Property Crimes
2006 1156017
2007 1108660
2008 1080747
2009 1009614
2010 981939
2011 973901
2012 1049465
2013 1018907
2014 947192
2015 1024914

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