Alameda County Violence Fact Sheet 2011
Released: March 8, 2013
Over the last 10 years, the rate of violent crimes has steadily increased in Alameda County. This trend is in contrast to statewide and national rates that have declined. As of 2012, the rate of violent crime in the county is one and a half times higher than the statewide rate.
As part of our work with the Violence Prevention Initiative we annually summarize Uniform Crime Report data. Download the latest fact sheet that covers 2001 to 2011 (the most current year of the reports).