Shasta County, CA Arrest Records

Shasta County, CA is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.89 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, Merced counties in California.
Shasta County, CA property crime rate is 5.36 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 471 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 3.68% compared to 2015.

Shasta County, CA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Shasta County in 2016 decreased by 10.51% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 697 to 519 while non-violent crime increased by 0.42% from 958 to 962.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 471
Burglary 451
Aggravated assault 434
Revised rape 58
Motor vehicle theft 40

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Shasta County decreased by 25.54% from 2015 and decreased by 0.95% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 524 to 519. In 2016 violent crime rate in Shasta County was 38.43% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.289%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Shasta County increased by 0.42% from 2015 and decreased by 0.82% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 970 to 962. In 2016 property crime rate in Shasta County was 81.16% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.536%.

How Shasta stands up against other counties

Shasta vs. Imperial

You’ll be in more risk in Shasta compared to Imperial county that had 58.83% lower crime rate compared to Shasta county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.1225 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0663 in Imperial county.
Larceny rates of 2.6220 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.6475 in Imperial county.

Shasta vs. Madera

You’ll be in more safety in Shasta compared to Madera county that had 20.43% higher crime rate compared to Shasta county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 2.4161 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 2.4758 in Madera county.
Burglary rates of 2.5107 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.3420 in Madera county.

Names with the most arrests in Shasta

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Shasta, California, the most crimes, that's 34.29% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Shasta County is 0.75% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.26 daily crimes that occur in Shasta County.
  • Shasta, CA is more violent than Imperial.
  • In Shasta County you have a 1 in 121 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Shasta, CA have decreased by 10.51%.

Names in Shasta County