Aliso Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita and Laguna Niguel among top safest cities 2017

Posted by Teresa Mihelic HelpDesk on Thursday, June 8th, 2017 at 11:10am.

50 Safest Cities in CaliforniaIt comes at no surprise that some of the safest cities in all California are in Orange County. California - a known state for its beautiful beaches, award-winning wineries, and vibrant high-tech industry— it's also home to dozens of safe cities, including Aliso Viejo and Rancho Santa Margarita in the top 10! Laguna Niguel and Mission Viejo also made the list, in places 13 and 19 respectively.

According to the most recent FBI crime report, the fifty safest cities in California reported about thirteen crimes per 1,000 people in 2015, compared to the national average of nearly twenty-nine crimes per 1,000 people.

Here's the top 20:

1. Imperial 

Previous Rank: Not ranked

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.29
Property Crimes per 1,000: 3.11

2. Rancho Santa Margarita

Previous Rank: 2

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.88
Property Crimes per 1,000: 6.09

3. Aliso Viejo

Previous Rank: 3

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.63
Property Crimes per 1,000: 7.15

4. Laguna Woods

Previous Rank: Not ranked

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.30
Property Crimes per 1,000: 8.54

5. Canyon Lake ↑

Previous Rank: 36

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.63
Property Crimes per 1,000: 8.37

6. Foster City

Previous Rank: Not ranked

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.60
Property Crimes per 1,000: 9.07

7. Yorba Linda ↑

Previous Rank: 23

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.57
Property Crimes per 1,000: 9.46

8. Moorpark ↓

Previous Rank: 5

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.98
Property Crimes per 1,000: 9.38

9. Truckee ↑

Previous Rank: 26

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 1.22
Property Crimes per 1,000: 9.67

10. Hillsborough ↓

Previous Rank: 6

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.09
Property Crimes per 1,000: 10.90

11. Poway ↑

Previous Rank: 16

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.87
Property Crimes per 1,000: 10.17

12. Los Altos ↑

Previous Rank: 21

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.20
Property Crimes per 1,000: 10.88

13. Laguna Niguel ↓

Previous Rank: 11

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.74
Property Crimes per 1,000: 10.46

 14. Saratoga ↓

Previous Rank: 13

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.58
Property Crimes per 1,000: 10.76

15. Danville ↑

Previous Rank: 18

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.36
Property Crimes per 1,000: 11.04

 16. Sierra Madre ↓

Previous Rank: 9

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.98
Property Crimes per 1,000: 10.42

17. Walnut ↑

Previous Rank: 20

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 1.02
Property Crimes per 1,000: 10.56

18. Calabasas ↑

Previous Rank: 25

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.61
Property Crimes per 1,000: 11.10

19. Mission Viejo ↓

Previous Rank: 10

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.88
Property Crimes per 1,000: 11.10

20. Moraga ↓

Previous Rank: 8

Violent Crimes per 1,000: 0.40
Property Crimes per 1,000: 11.69

 

For a full report and the original article, please visit:

https://www.safewise.com/blog/safest-cities-california/

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