Fresno County, CA Arrest Records

Fresno County, CA is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.20 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Sacramento, Kern, Merced, Shasta, Madera counties in California.
Fresno County, CA property crime rate is 3.88 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 1,625 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 16.24% compared to 2015.

Fresno County, CA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Fresno County in 2016 increased by 4.25% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 962 to 1,177 while non-violent crime decreased by 0.31% from 3,810 to 3,798.

5 Crimes In Fresno County, CA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Burglary 1,625
Larceny-theft 1,468
Aggravated assault 1,054
Motor vehicle theft 705
Arson 170

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Fresno County increased by 22.35% from 2015 and increased by 59.05% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 740 to 1,177. In 2016 violent crime rate in Fresno County was 74.4% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.12%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Fresno County decreased by 0.31% from 2015 and decreased by 20.56% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4,781 to 3,798. In 2016 property crime rate in Fresno County was 86.36% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.388%.

How Fresno stands up against other counties

Fresno vs. Kern

You’ll be in more safety in Fresno compared to Kern county that had 185.91% higher crime rate compared to Fresno county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0296 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.2000 in Kern county.
Larceny rates of 1.4981 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.7743 in Kern county.

Fresno vs. Ventura

You’ll be in more risk in Fresno compared to Ventura county that had 78.26% lower crime rate compared to Fresno county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0837 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0224 in Ventura county.
Larceny rates of 1.4981 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5496 in Ventura county.

Names with the most arrests in Fresno

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Fresno, California, the most crimes, that's 36.63% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among hispanic population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Fresno County is 0.85% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.39 daily crimes that occur in Fresno County.
  • Fresno, CA is safer than Kern.
  • In Fresno County you have a 1 in 197 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Fresno, CA have increased by 4.25%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Fresno, CA

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  • Date of Birth: 03-25-1985 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 07-03-2020 12:35:00
  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 6' 2''
  • Weight: 220
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: California
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  • State: California
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  • Booking Date: 2020-07-03 15:53:00
  • Location: MJ, 01, Male IN Booking
  • Summary: 35-year-old Derwin Wade Mccowan, arrested July 03, 2020 in Fresno, California for BATT OF NON-COHABITANT. BATT OF NON-COHABITANT is a Misdemeanor offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Mccowan’s status may be obtained from the following: Fresno County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 07-14-1986 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 07-03-2020 03:11:00
  • Age: 33
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Hispanic
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  • Height: 5' 7''
  • Weight: 135
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: California
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  • State: California
  • Total Bond: $11125
  • Booking Date: 2020-07-03 15:11:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Fresno, California arrested Jacqlyn Garza on July 03, 2020. Garza is 33 years old, weighs 135 with brown hair and brown eyes. She was charged with FALSE IDENITY TO OFFICER, INSURANCE REQUIRED ON VEH, ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF TEAR GAS OR TEAR GAS WEAPON BY FELON, DISPLAY OF LICENSE PLATES, VIOLATION OF PROBATION (AB109).  All criminal suspects including Jacqlyn Garza are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Fresno County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 07-21-2001 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 07-03-2020 01:27:00
  • Age: 18
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Hispanic
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  • Height: 5' 3''
  • Weight: 130
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: California
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  • State: California
  • Total Bond: $15000
  • Booking Date: 2020-07-03 13:27:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on July 03, 2020 was 18-year-old Michael Ortega who is 5' 3'' tall, weighs 130 and has brown eyes. Fresno County Law Enforcement is charging Ortega with POSSESSION FOR SALE OF NARCOTICS/CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, SALE/TRANSPORT OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, a FA, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Fresno, California found here may provide more information about this incident: Fresno County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 09-24-1970 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 07-03-2020 01:05:00
  • Age: 49
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Hispanic
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  • Height: 5' 11''
  • Weight: 235
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: California
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  • State: California
  • Total Bond: $5000
  • Booking Date: 2020-07-03 13:05:00
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  • Summary: On July 03, 2020, Fresno County Law Enforcement arrested 49-year-old Eddie Anthony Sainz for BATT OF NON-COHABITANT in Fresno, California. He is 5' 11'' tall, weighs 235 and has brown eyes. BATT OF NON-COHABITANT is a MISD offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Sainz may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Fresno County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 10-24-1999 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 07-03-2020 12:38:00
  • Age: 20
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Hispanic
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 5' 11''
  • Weight: 150
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: California
  • Address:
  • State: California
  • Total Bond: $5000
  • Booking Date: 2020-07-03 12:38:00
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  • Summary: 20-year-old Fabian Rios-azate, arrested July 03, 2020 in Fresno, California for BATT OF NON-COHABITANT, FALSE IMPRISONMENT W/VIOLENCE. BATT OF NON-COHABITANT, FALSE IMPRISONMENT W/VIOLENCE is a MISD offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Rios-azate’s status may be obtained from the following: Fresno County Law Enforcement.