Santa Cruz Police Crime Stats for 2019 Now Available
The Santa Cruz Police release the 2019 Uniform Crime Report (UCR) for the City of Santa Cruz. The end of year statistics reflects that overall crime has remained flat. The crime rate range is within expected average values based on FBI Part 1 reported offenses for the past five years.
UNIFORM CRIME REPORTING
This section summarizes all Part I crimes in the City of Santa Cruz. You will find monthly and yearly crime statistics as well as crime maps. The Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program to classify crime into two groups: Part I and Part II offenses, and each participating agency is required to report Part I crime statistics on a monthly basis to the California Department of Justice (DOJ), which is then forwarded to the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI).
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What is Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR)?
UCR is a statewide law enforcement program designed to provide a nationwide view of crime based on the
submission of statistics by law enforcement agencies throughout the country. Each agency is required to report monthly crime statistics to the California Department of Justice, which will in turn forward the information to the FBI. The FBI then uses this information to publish their annual Uniform Crime Report.
ANNUAL UCR REPORTS
Quarterly Activity Report
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|Quarter 1 (Jan-March)
Quarterly and Monthly Crime Statistics: City Wide