Humboldt County, CA Arrest Records

Humboldt County, CA is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.94 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Fresno, Riverside, Alameda, Sonoma, Stanislaus counties in California.
Humboldt County, CA property crime rate is 5.66 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 385 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 7.54% compared to 2015.

Humboldt County, CA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Humboldt County in 2016 increased by 1.27% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 265 to 265 while non-violent crime increased by 1.71% from 760 to 773.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 385
Burglary 366
Aggravated assault 177
Robbery 57
Revised rape 22

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Humboldt County decreased by 0% from 2015 and increased by 30.54% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 203 to 265. In 2016 violent crime rate in Humboldt County was 58.67% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.194%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Humboldt County increased by 1.71% from 2015 and decreased by 30.3% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 1,109 to 773. In 2016 property crime rate in Humboldt County was 80.1% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.566%.

How Humboldt stands up against other counties

Humboldt vs. Napa

You’ll be in more risk in Humboldt compared to Napa county that had 69.35% lower crime rate compared to Humboldt county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0659 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Napa county.
Burglary rates of 2.6785 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.6542 in Napa county.

Humboldt vs. Kings

You’ll be in more risk in Humboldt compared to Kings county that had 48.76% lower crime rate compared to Humboldt county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.1610 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1068 in Kings county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1610 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1736 in Kings county.

Names with the most arrests in Humboldt

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Humboldt, California, the most crimes, that's 35.71% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Humboldt County is 0.77% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.08 daily crimes that occur in Humboldt County.
  • Humboldt, CA is more violent than Napa.
  • In Humboldt County you have a 1 in 132 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Humboldt, CA have increased by 1.27%.

Names in Humboldt County