Oakdale, CA Criminal and Public Records

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About Oakdale

Oakdale is located in Stanislaus County, with a population of 22,259. This makes it the 284th most populous city in California. It has an average income of $51,785.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 43 reported major violent crimes (0.001942 per person) and 861 reported major property crimes in Oakdale (0.038894 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 Oakdale.

Crime Rates Compared to California

When it comes to major violent crimes, Oakdale has 0.001942 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.009947 violent crimes per person statewide.

Oakdale has 0.038894 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.06109 per person statewide.


Oakdale Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 284th
  • Violent Crimes: 217th (295th per 100k)
  • Rape: 68th (150th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 185th (299th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 144th (217th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 214th (58th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 179th (80th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 199th (45th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 210th (218th per 100k)
  • Arson: 50th (80th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 1,776th
  • Violent Crimes: 590th (2,983rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 185th (1,155th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 463rd (2,964th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 328th (1,260th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 988th (1,311th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 561st (1,304th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 938th (1,436th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 450th (868th per 100k)
  • Arson: 112th (563rd per 100k)

In Stanislaus County (2015)

  • Population: 5th
  • Violent Crimes: 5th (5th per 100k)
  • Rape: 4th (2nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 5th (8th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 5th (6th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 4th (2nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 4th (3rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 4th (2nd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 5th (7th per 100k)
  • Arson: 3rd (4th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 22,259
  • Households: 7,335
  • Median Income: $51,785
  • Land Area: 6.024 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.039 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Oakdale, CA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 0 0
Rape 6 6
Agg. Assault 26 23
Robbery 11 14
Burglary 182 167
Vehicle Thefts 95 66
Arson 0 6

Violent Crimes in Oakdale, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 0
Rape 6
Aggravated Assault 23
Robbery 14

Property Crimes in Oakdale, CA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 167
Larceny 628
Motor Vehicle Theft 66
Arson 6

Burglary in Oakdale, CA

Year Burglary
2006 261
2008 336
2009 265
2010 218
2011 286
2012 240
2013 239
2014 182
2015 167

Property Crimes in Oakdale, CA

Year Property Crimes
2006 956
2008 951
2009 739
2010 796
2011 900
2012 934
2013 826
2014 822
2015 861

California Criminal Statistics:


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


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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