Year End Crime Data and Community Resource
The City of Santa Clara experiences low crime rates every year. In fact, Santa Clara was named the 20th Safest City in America in 2017 based on a comprehensive assessment of the overall safety according to Niche Data. The year-end totals are available online.
The Santa Clara Police Department (SCPD) also offers online crime mapping, analysis and alert service through CrimeReports. CrimeReports utilizes calls for service data from SCPD's computer aided dispatch system to allow individuals to see and understand where and what type of crime, if any, is happening in your neighborhood.
Looking to move? Teen going away to college? Considering a new job? Users can search by region, address or zip code, and filters allow individuals to reveal details about incidents (e.g. type, location, date, time) or narrow your search by date range, day of week, time of day or incident type.