Berkeley, California 

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Crime in Berkeley, California

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Berkeley violent crime is 28.5. (The US average is 22.7)
Berkeley property crime is 64.6. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Berkeley, CA Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000681.23.637299.9340.66264.21015.44416.7832
2001709116.2380.3311.583401388.45784.91166.7
2002684.46.626.3382.1269.48958.11421.46277.81258.9
2003884.25.715.3383.9479.38302.51188.85936.41177.3
2004539.63.916.5343.9175.38341.91338.85910.31092.7
2005557.82.917.6346.4190.878051202.653851217.3
2006635.53.921.6407.3202.77204.11133.35013.21057.5
2007630.54.923.7425.3176.67021.71156.54883.4981.8
2008644.57.924.7490.3121.66757.91082.34734.6941
2009607.85.926.7438.8136.46390.91066.34606.2718.5
20105194.922.4355.4136.35786.81059.44128.5598.8
2011423.20.916.7298.5107.14445.9856.93037.7551.3
2012423.64.333.9291.493.94954.7844.63552.5557.6
20133.422.4352.81054626.7907.83147.6571.3
20143662.529.7223.3110.44332.8791.53070471.3
2015440.20.836.5274.1128.84905.8905.43404.9595.6
2016490.81.644294.3150.84419656.33232.7530
2017542.80.867.7296.7177.74906.8687.13713.5506.2
2018473.60.852.5285.31354348.86703235.9442.9
2019503.3060.3300.5142.55095627.94066.4400.7



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Emeryville, CA1,340.921,187.411,97122019
Albany, CA199.23,410.819,97522019
Kensington, CA92.5887.75,36432019
El Cerrito, CA587.85,027.725,70442019
Piedmont, CA123.82,007.611,46452019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Richmond, CA931.63,773.494,83972019
Daly City, CA215.31,733.7107,640152019
Vallejo, CA845.44,028.3113,173172019
Concord, CA414.23,491.2121,042182019
Hayward, CA341.63,023.7130,760202019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Berkeley    14 Reviews

Everything you wanted to know about Berkeley - 9/19/2021
Have lived in Berkeley for about 35 years now. Housing/Real Estate: If you're looking to move here, $1,000,000 will get you a small cottage in the "flats". Most of... Read More

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Best climate - 12/24/2013
We have the best climate -- summers and winters are mild. Lots of... Read More

No more hippie love here - 4/23/2011
The 60's have left Berkeley and now it is about MONEY...and the people there have plenty of it and nice hybrid cars (looks like 2 per household) and with a great bicycle... Read More


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94704 94703 94702 94705 94707 94709 94708 94710 94720

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