Malibu, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
395
Total Crimes
3,365.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
43.47%
Above National Average
388 out of 461
In California
7,545 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Malibu, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Malibu is 3,365.7 per 100,000 people. That's 43.47% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 30.40% higher than the California total crime rate of 2,581.0 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Malibu SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
9.5
Commute
3

How Does Malibu Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Malibu
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 395 3,365.7 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 7 59.6 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 24 204.5 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 40 340.8 442.0 387.8
Burglary 67 570.9 369.7 314.2
Larceny 271 2,309.1 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 17 144.9 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 355 3,024.9 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Malibu

40
Violent Crimes
340.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-12.11%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 293.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Malibu each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Malibu is 340.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -12.11% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -22.90% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Malibu

355
Property Crimes
3,024.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
54.47%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 33.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Malibu each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Malibu is 3,024.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 54.47% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 41.42% higher than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Malibu Crime Compared To California Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in California.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Malibu

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Thousand Oaks, CA 126,823 1,391 1,096.8 1,036.9 59.9
Simi Valley, CA 125,742 1,485 1,181.0 1,048.2 132.8
Santa Monica, CA 90,474 4,393 4,855.5 4,257.6 598.0
Camarillo, CA 70,424 870 1,235.4 1,160.1 75.3
Moorpark, CA 36,573 242 661.7 615.2 46.5
Calabasas, CA 23,897 294 1,230.3 1,067.1 163.2
Agoura Hills, CA 20,209 266 1,316.2 1,202.4 113.8
Westlake, LA 4,997 136 2,721.6 2,401.4 320.2
Hidden Hills, CA 1,894 14 739.2 686.4 52.8
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