Town Of Moraga

Moraga's Crime Increases in 2015

The Moraga Police Department (MPD) reports overall crime in Moraga increased 32.5% in 2015, primarily due to a rash of thefts from unlocked vehicles and auto burglaries during the summer. The following represents a comparison of Moraga crimes reported to the California Department of Justice:

 

TYPE OF CRIME

2014

2015

% Change

 

 

 

 

Homicide

0

0

0

Rape

1

1

0

Robbery

0

2

200%

Assault

19

20

0.5%

Burglary

33

41

24.2%

Larceny

104

136

30.8%

Auto Theft

12

24

100%

Total

169

224

32.5%

While these crime statistics are not desirable, they are lower than crime statistics in some other years. Please help MPD prevent crime by being diligent in locking homes, businesses and vehicles; use alarms and home video surveillance when available; and continue to report any suspicious activity in your neighborhood to MPD. For expanded statistics, please visit the MPD website.

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