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Costa Mesa Crime

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Poll
How safe do you feel in this area?
Based on 8 responses
  • Pretty safe. There is some crime, but it doesn't impact me much.
    88%
  • Somewhat safe. There is noticeable crime, and there are times I don't feel safe.
    13%
Poll
How reliable are the police in this area?
Based on 8 responses
  • The police are visible, but somehow respond slowly when needed.
    38%
  • The police aren't around much, but are there quickly when you need them.
    38%
  • The police are very visible and very responsive.
    13%
  • Not sure.
    13%

Costa Mesa Crime Rates

Violent Crime Statistics
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    136.4
    282.7
  • Murder
    2.6
    6.1
  • Rape
    65.6
    40.7
  • Robbery
    96.2
    135.5
Property Crime Statistics
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    450.3
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,601.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    264.1
    284
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