San Jose Statistics and Crime Rates

Retrieve the latest San Jose crime rates (including murder, aggravated assault, and property crimes such as motor vehicle thefts and burglaries) as reported by official FBI crime statistics from the new online mapping tool - PolicyMap. Create a San Jose crime map; compare San Jose area's crime statistics to stats in other areas and see how the San Jose crime rate and the crime rates in surrounding areas have changed between 2010 and 2011.


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The San Jose Murder Rate

According to the FBI, 56 people were murdered in the San Jose area (Santa Clara County) in 2011 making the San Jose murder rate 3.11 murders per 100,000 people. In 2010, the San Jose area murder rate was 1.4 per 100,000 people. For more San Jose area crime statistics and to see a San Jose crime map, check out PolicyMap, an innovative online mapping tool designed to give you "all the data you need, all in one place, all online."

Create your own San Jose crime map and populate it with over 10,000 data variables related to demographics, housing prices, health, mortgages, schools, and crime statistics in San Jose.

The FBI is clear. Not all crime stats can be used for crime mapping. At PolicyMap, we've made every effort to go by the book. If you see crime statistics from us, you can be sure they are accurate.

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