Costa Mesa, CA Analytics

June recorded 2,179 crime incidents.

May recorded 2,369 crime incidents.

April recorded 2,279 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Other: 3,280
  • Theft: 1,078
  • Arrest: 809
  • Burglary: 695
  • Assault: 559
  • Vandalism: 342
  • Robbery: 54
  • Shooting: 6
  • Arson: 4

Crime by Month

In the past three months, May had the most number of crimes in Costa Mesa, California.

May had about 1% more crime than April, with May producing 90 more crimes than April.

May had about 1% more crime than June, with May producing 190 more crimes than June.

Most Committed Crimes in Costa Mesa, California

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 16% of crime in Costa Mesa, California.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 99% of violent crime in Costa Mesa, California.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 61% of property crime in Costa Mesa, California.

Reported Shootings in Costa Mesa, California

We recorded 6 shootings over a three month period in Costa Mesa, California. That's an average of about 2 shootings per month. May saw the most shootings with 3, followed by April with 2 shootings, and June with 1 shootings.

Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.

We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.

Data is based on a radius around the center point of Costa Mesa. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.