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Crime Statistics and Maps

The City of Carlsbad Police Department reports crime according to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting Program, a nationwide statistical effort of law enforcement agencies reporting data on crime. UCR is a standardized system, with definitions for seven main offense classifications known as Part I crimes. Part I crimes include violent crimes - - murder and non-negligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, aggravated assault, and property crimes - - burglary, larceny-theft and motor vehicle theft.

Index crime rates are a calculation of index crimes relative to the population. They are expressed as index crimes per 1,000 population. The number of FBI index crime per 1,000 population is a standard measure used throughout the law enforcement community.

  • Annual citywide crime statistics


Carlsbad Police Department, in partnership with the San Diego Automated Regional Justice Information System (ARJIS), is making crime information available via  Current and prospective residents can view crime maps around a house, school or business of interest. also provides community members with an option to receive email alerts.

Contact Information

Emergencies call 9-1-1 
24-hours, non-emergencies call 760-931-2197

Police Department
Crime Analysis Unit
760-931-2100 business line

Police phone directory

2560 Orion Way
Carlsbad, CA 92010