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Note: For the cities of Victorville, Palmdale, Moreno Valley and Norwalk we currently do not have data on the size of the police force. We are in the process of contacting these police departments to find out the total number of officers.

Data source: The FBI website provided information on police department size in 2014. For cities missing from the FBI data set, the police departments themselves provided us with the officer counts.

Police Officers by City in California

CityStatePopulationViolent CrimeMurderRapeRobberyAgg AssaultProperty CrimeBurglaryLarceny TheftMotor Veh theftArsonTotal Crimes 2014Crime RateTotal OfficersOfficers per capita
Los Angeles California 3,906,772.00 19,171.00 260.00 1,126.00 7,949.00 9,836.00 83,139.00 15,070.00 54,281.00 13,788.00 1,137.00 205,757.00 52.67 9,907.00 2.54
San Francisco California 850,294.00 6,761.00 45.00 355.00 3,224.00 3,137.00 45,093.00 5,237.00 33,730.00 6,126.00 241.00 103,949.00 122.25 2,137.00 2.51
Oakland California 409,994.00 6,910.00 80.00 209.00 3,481.00 3,140.00 24,367.00 4,006.00 13,842.00 6,519.00 176.00 62,730.00 153.00 715.00 1.74
Long Beach California 471,123.00 2,304.00 23.00 110.00 889.00 1,282.00 12,438.00 3,482.00 6,875.00 2,081.00 78.00 29,562.00 62.75 786.00 1.67
Richmond California 108,464.00 843.00 11.00 63.00 378.00 391.00 4,281.00 937.00 2,114.00 1,230.00 27.00 10,275.00 94.73 180.00 1.66
Pasadena California 140,373.00 394.00 10.00 23.00 126.00 235.00 3,469.00 826.00 2,413.00 230.00 28.00 7,754.00 55.24 226.00 1.61
Inglewood California 111,997.00 783.00 20.00 32.00 371.00 360.00 2,740.00 582.00 1,461.00 697.00 17.00 7,063.00 63.06 162.00 1.45
Berkeley California 117,753.00 431.00 3.00 35.00 263.00 130.00 5,102.00 932.00 3,615.00 555.00 15.00 11,081.00 94.10 168.00 1.43
Torrance California 147,971.00 155.00 2.00 18.00 73.00 62.00 2,623.00 582.00 1,784.00 257.00 4.00 5,560.00 37.57 210.00 1.42
Burbank California 105,041.00 150.00 1.00 14.00 55.00 80.00 2,426.00 296.00 1,948.00 182.00 12.00 5,164.00 49.16 146.00 1.39
Fresno California 513,187.00 2,382.00 47.00 53.00 781.00 1,501.00 21,101.00 4,721.00 13,277.00 3,103.00 259.00 47,225.00 92.02 708.00 1.38
Sunnyvale California 149,384.00 167.00 1.00 14.00 88.00 64.00 2,356.00 511.00 1,559.00 286.00 14.00 5,060.00 33.87 205.00 1.37
San Diego California 1,368,690.00 5,214.00 32.00 371.00 1,318.00 3,493.00 26,812.00 5,115.00 16,691.00 5,006.00 209.00 64,261.00 46.95 1,876.00 1.37
Ontario California 168,278.00 431.00 6.00 20.00 163.00 242.00 4,654.00 780.00 2,987.00 887.00 30.00 10,200.00 60.61 228.00 1.35
Sacramento California 482,767.00 2,968.00 28.00 78.00 1,000.00 1,862.00 15,078.00 3,238.00 9,443.00 2,397.00 169.00 36,261.00 75.11 623.00 1.29
Stockton California 299,519.00 3,988.00 49.00 134.00 1,098.00 2,707.00 13,148.00 3,124.00 8,082.00 1,942.00 76.00 34,348.00 114.68 371.00 1.24
Glendale California 197,079.00 186.00 0.00 9.00 67.00 110.00 3,073.00 511.00 2,294.00 268.00 16.00 6,534.00 33.15 244.00 1.24
Concord California 126,744.00 465.00 3.00 22.00 166.00 274.00 5,196.00 832.00 3,348.00 1,016.00 8.00 11,330.00 89.39 151.00 1.19
El Cajon California 102,838.00 327.00 4.00 20.00 134.00 169.00 2,252.00 496.00 1,438.00 318.00 8.00 5,166.00 50.23 122.00 1.19
Oxnard California 204,159.00 884.00 11.00 45.00 447.00 381.00 6,382.00 1,172.00 4,475.00 735.00 27.00 14,559.00 71.31 241.00 1.18
Lancaster California 160,190.00 891.00 4.00 54.00 249.00 584.00 3,661.00 1,140.00 2,057.00 464.00 37.00 9,141.00 57.06 189.00 1.18
Oceanside California 174,102.00 652.00 5.00 52.00 186.00 409.00 3,984.00 615.00 3,007.00 362.00 34.00 9,306.00 53.45 203.00 1.17
Santa Clara California 121,114.00 162.00 0.00 26.00 89.00 47.00 3,268.00 577.00 2,287.00 404.00 11.00 6,871.00 56.73 141.00 1.16
Ventura California 109,246.00 276.00 1.00 28.00 103.00 144.00 3,867.00 663.00 2,994.00 210.00 10.00 8,296.00 75.94 127.00 1.16
Hayward California 153,319.00 605.00 9.00 53.00 329.00 214.00 4,873.00 985.00 2,444.00 1,444.00 35.00 10,991.00 71.69 175.00 1.14
Riverside California 319,453.00 1,384.00 12.00 143.00 441.00 788.00 9,864.00 1,531.00 6,794.00 1,539.00 88.00 22,584.00 70.70 364.00 1.14
Visalia California 128,488.00 484.00 10.00 30.00 138.00 306.00 3,796.00 783.00 2,456.00 557.00 6.00 8,566.00 66.67 139.00 1.08
Anaheim California 346,956.00 1,101.00 14.00 79.00 418.00 590.00 8,196.00 1,301.00 5,620.00 1,275.00 23.00 18,617.00 53.66 374.00 1.08
Santa Maria California 102,885.00 439.00 3.00 44.00 149.00 243.00 3,045.00 666.00 1,496.00 883.00 11.00 6,979.00 67.83 110.00 1.07
Orange California 140,767.00 142.00 0.00 10.00 53.00 79.00 2,241.00 366.00 1,631.00 244.00 23.00 4,789.00 34.02 150.00 1.07
Daly City California 105,628.00 194.00 2.00 17.00 78.00 97.00 1,685.00 304.00 1,110.00 271.00 9.00 3,767.00 35.66 111.00 1.05
San Bernardino California 214,588.00 2,128.00 43.00 104.00 811.00 1,170.00 9,239.00 2,370.00 4,405.00 2,464.00 120.00 22,854.00 106.50 225.00 1.05
Huntington Beach California 199,152.00 391.00 1.00 45.00 100.00 245.00 4,238.00 643.00 3,295.00 300.00 20.00 9,278.00 46.59 207.00 1.04
San Mateo California 102,082.00 230.00 0.00 21.00 74.00 135.00 1,944.00 407.00 1,338.00 199.00 9.00 4,357.00 42.68 106.00 1.04
Pomona California 151,899.00 777.00 18.00 44.00 241.00 474.00 4,403.00 677.00 2,686.00 1,040.00 17.00 10,377.00 68.32 157.00 1.03
Escondido California 149,839.00 512.00 3.00 35.00 165.00 309.00 3,026.00 500.00 1,994.00 532.00 13.00 7,089.00 47.31 153.00 1.02
Fairfield California 110,300.00 519.00 6.00 41.00 201.00 271.00 3,873.00 656.00 2,582.00 635.00 10.00 8,794.00 79.73 112.00 1.02
Bakersfield California 367,406.00 1,678.00 17.00 21.00 660.00 980.00 14,595.00 4,065.00 8,247.00 2,283.00 372.00 32,918.00 89.60 370.00 1.01
Modesto California 205,820.00 1,778.00 11.00 81.00 385.00 1,301.00 9,113.00 1,754.00 6,164.00 1,195.00 59.00 21,841.00 106.12 207.00 1.01
Costa Mesa California 112,709.00 318.00 0.00 45.00 120.00 153.00 3,462.00 573.00 2,583.00 306.00 18.00 7,578.00 67.24 113.00 1.00
El Monte California 116,220.00 333.00 2.00 20.00 164.00 147.00 2,213.00 462.00 1,168.00 583.00 5.00 5,097.00 43.86 114.00 0.98
Carlsbad California 112,297.00 204.00 1.00 14.00 44.00 145.00 1,731.00 331.00 1,272.00 128.00 5.00 3,875.00 34.51 110.00 0.98
Fullerton California 139,895.00 339.00 0.00 55.00 101.00 183.00 3,206.00 521.00 2,380.00 305.00 25.00 7,115.00 50.86 137.00 0.98
Rialto California 102,540.00 328.00 5.00 18.00 113.00 192.00 2,154.00 613.00 886.00 655.00 9.00 4,973.00 48.50 100.00 0.98
Santa Rosa California 172,991.00 636.00 2.00 70.00 130.00 434.00 3,850.00 598.00 2,873.00 379.00 42.00 9,014.00 52.11 166.00 0.96
San Jose California 1,009,679.00 3,242.00 32.00 306.00 1,072.00 1,832.00 24,577.00 5,167.00 11,850.00 7,560.00 123.00 55,761.00 55.23 966.00 0.96
Corona California 161,128.00 171.00 0.00 25.00 68.00 78.00 3,440.00 541.00 2,389.00 510.00 23.00 7,245.00 44.96 154.00 0.96
Downey California 113,595.00 281.00 3.00 15.00 127.00 136.00 2,897.00 479.00 1,626.00 792.00 14.00 6,370.00 56.08 108.00 0.95
Clovis California 100,705.00 216.00 1.00 28.00 48.00 139.00 3,064.00 791.00 2,065.00 208.00 12.00 6,572.00 65.26 95.00 0.94
Simi Valley California 126,604.00 140.00 0.00 27.00 24.00 89.00 1,618.00 348.00 1,176.00 94.00 12.00 3,528.00 27.87 118.00 0.93
Temecula California 108,308.00 100.00 2.00 7.00 54.00 37.00 2,535.00 656.00 1,668.00 211.00 7.00 5,277.00 48.72 100.00 0.92
Roseville California 128,997.00 193.00 1.00 17.00 50.00 125.00 3,070.00 470.00 2,367.00 233.00 18.00 6,544.00 50.73 119.00 0.92
Fontana California 204,532.00 710.00 2.00 39.00 173.00 496.00 3,710.00 686.00 2,191.00 833.00 13.00 8,853.00 43.28 183.00 0.89
Garden Grove California 176,106.00 406.00 5.00 17.00 124.00 260.00 3,098.00 646.00 1,976.00 476.00 24.00 7,032.00 39.93 152.00 0.86
Salinas California 156,908.00 997.00 15.00 32.00 449.00 501.00 5,227.00 1,281.00 2,330.00 1,616.00 36.00 12,484.00 79.56 135.00 0.86
Vallejo California 119,504.00 1,034.00 18.00 63.00 368.00 585.00 4,877.00 2,258.00 1,579.00 1,040.00 47.00 11,869.00 99.32 101.00 0.85
Thousand Oaks3 California 129,175.00 128.00 1.00 25.00 22.00 80.00 1,599.00 357.00 1,148.00 94.00 5.00 3,459.00 26.78 108.00 0.84
Irvine California 242,971.00 120.00 0.00 28.00 36.00 56.00 3,045.00 575.00 2,344.00 126.00 8.00 6,338.00 26.09 200.00 0.82
Chula Vista California 259,894.00 612.00 7.00 40.00 214.00 351.00 4,524.00 613.00 3,091.00 820.00 35.00 10,307.00 39.66 212.00 0.82
Antioch California 108,223.00 849.00 9.00 54.00 320.00 466.00 4,190.00 1,317.00 1,850.00 1,023.00 43.00 10,121.00 93.52 88.00 0.81
Fremont California 227,575.00 284.00 1.00 20.00 119.00 144.00 3,910.00 899.00 2,417.00 594.00 14.00 8,402.00 36.92 181.00 0.80
West Covina California 108,136.00 225.00 1.00 4.00 87.00 133.00 2,832.00 454.00 1,953.00 425.00 5.00 6,119.00 56.59 86.00 0.80
Santa Ana California 336,462.00 1,260.00 18.00 115.00 452.00 675.00 5,784.00 793.00 3,685.00 1,306.00 21.00 14,109.00 41.93 264.00 0.78
Elk Grove California 162,957.00 622.00 2.00 32.00 124.00 464.00 3,072.00 626.00 2,237.00 209.00 5.00 7,393.00 45.37 126.00 0.77
Rancho Cucamonga California 172,694.00 283.00 4.00 17.00 99.00 163.00 3,668.00 1,348.00 1,908.00 412.00 16.00 7,918.00 45.85 133.00 0.77
Murrieta California 108,376.00 68.00 1.00 6.00 20.00 41.00 1,458.00 262.00 1,009.00 187.00 13.00 3,065.00 28.28 83.00 0.77
Santa Clarita California 206,930.00 307.00 1.00 15.00 92.00 199.00 2,437.00 613.00 1,581.00 243.00 10.00 5,498.00 26.57 141.00 0.68
Moreno Valley California 202,911.00 584.00 11.00 20.00 257.00 296.00 6,410.00 1,638.00 3,742.00 1,030.00 10.00 13,998.00 68.99 0.00
Palmdale California 158,210.00 840.00 9.00 38.00 230.00 563.00 3,219.00 875.00 2,010.00 334.00 21.00 8,139.00 51.44 0.00
Victorville California 122,316.00 642.00 3.00 39.00 189.00 411.00 4,374.00 1,747.00 2,023.00 604.00 25.00 10,057.00 82.22 0.00
Norwalk California 106,838.00 316.00 8.00 13.00 110.00 185.00 2,001.00 360.00 1,155.00 486.00 9.00 4,643.00 43.46 0.00