Town Of Moraga

2017 Crime Statistics

The Moraga Police Department (MPD) reports overall reported crime in Moraga decreased 11.25% in 2017 when compared to 2016 statistics. However, the numbers are mixed as larcenies and auto thefts are down while both burglaries and robberies are up. The following is a comparison of Moraga crimes reported to the Department of Justice in both 2016 and 2017:

Type of Crime 2016 2017 % change
Homicide 0 0 0
Rape 1 1 0
Robbery 2 3 +50%
Assault 14 11 -21.4%
Burglary 24 29 +20.8%
Larceny 95 88 -7.4%
Auto Theft 24 10 -58.3%
TOTAL 160 142 -11.25%
These statistics are the lowest for Moraga in the past ten years and are largely credited to diligent residents securing their property, using alarms and video surveillance systems and reporting suspicious persons and activity to the police. It is critically important that all of the Town’s residents continue to do these things to help keep crime down and Moraga safe.

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