The willful (nonnegligent) killing of one human being by another.
Excludes attempts, fetal deaths, and traffic fatalities.
The act of a man having sexual intercourse with a woman forcibly
and against her will. Excludes sexual attacks on males, statutory rape,
incest, forcible sodomy, sexual assault with an object, etc.
The taking of anything of value from the care, custody, or control
of a person or persons by force or threat of force or violence and
/or by putting the victim in fear.
An unlawful attack by one person upon another for the purpose of
inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury. This type of assault
usually is accompanied by the use of a weapon or by means likely to
produce death or great bodily harm.
The unlawful entry or attempted entry of a structure to commit a
felony or theft. Includes apartment, barn, house trailer or houseboat when used as a permanent dwelling, office, railroad car (but not automobile), stable, and vessel (i.e., ship).
The unlawful taking, carrying, leading, or riding away of property
from the possession or constructive possession of another. Excludes
automobile theft, embezzlement, fraud, counterfeiting, check fraud,
Grand Theft Auto*
The theft or attempted theft of a motor vehicle.
Any willful or malicious burning or attempt to burn, with or without
intent to defraud, a dwelling house, public building, motor vehicle
or aircraft, personal property of another, etc.
Part II Crimes
The act of falsely making, altering, or imitating (as a document
or signature) with intent to defraud.
Fraud and NSF Check
Non-Sufficient Fund (NSF) checks, fraud, and defrauding.
Sex Offense, Felony
Sex crimes against children under 14 years of age, unlawful sexual
intercourse, incest, pandering, pimping, and failing to register as
a sex offender.
Sex Offense, Misdemeanor
Indecent exposure, house of ill fame, lewd conduct, annoy/molest
children, prostitution, obscene matter, and failing to register as
a sex offender.
All assaults which involve the use of a personal weapon (such as
hands, fists, or feet) and in which there were no serious or aggravated
injuries to the victim.
Possession, concealment, unlawful shooting in city limits, etc.
Offense Against Family
Child abandonment, child neglect, failure to provide, elder abuse,
domestic violence with no weapon used and no physical injury.
Possession, sales, under the influence of, and found narcotics.
Sell liquor to minor, possess/use/furnish false evidence of age,
minor in possession of alcohol, employ minor on premises where alcohol
is served, drinking in vehicle, possess open container, and furnishing
tobacco to minors.
Drunk - Alcohol/Drug
Having the faculties impaired by alcohol or drugs.
Interfering with school activities, disturbing the peace, court disturbances,
unlawful assembly, failure to disperse, riot or incitement, peeping,
prowling, telephone annoyance, and loud party, etc.
Vagrancy/Quality of Life
Loitering, curfew, and illegal vending.
Gambling, touting, bookmaking, lotteries, and numbers games.
Drunk Driving - Vehicle/Boat
Operating a vehicle or boat while under the influence of alcohol
Hit and run accidents, various misdemeanor and felony laws related
to the safe operation of a vehicle or boat, and juveniles with .01%
blood alcohol content.
Damaging, destroying, or defacing any real property that is not one's
own, including tagging, graffiti, etc.
A judicial writ authorizing an officer to make an arrest.
Receiving Stolen Property
Buying or receiving any property that has been stolen or that has
been obtained in any manner constituting theft or extortion, knowing
the property to be so stolen or obtained, or who conceals, sells, withholds,
or aids in concealing, selling, or withholding any property from the
owner, knowing the property to be so stolen or obtained.
Federal Offenses Without Money
Immigration laws, counterfeiting Federal documents, desertion, smuggling,
tampering with mail, Selective Service Act, Mann Act, etc.
Federal Offense With Money
Defraud Federal government, mail fraud, conversion of military property,
mail theft, counterfeiting U.S. currency, etc.
Any crime not listed in a previous category punishable by 1 year
or more in state prison, including bigamy, conspiracy, escape, extortion,
perjury, kidnaping, child stealing, false report of bomb or emergency
with injury/death, false imprisonment, embezzlement, solicit to commit
murder/rape/certain felonies, lynching, unlawful use/possession of
explosives, bribery, and negligent driving manslaughter.
Any crime not listed in a previous category that is punishable by
a up to 1 year in the county jail, including cruelty to animals, trespassing,
public nuisance, fish and game violations, non-negligent driving manslaughter,
contributing to the delinquency of a minor, parole/probation violations,
and alarm violations.
Person Missing or Found
Any person reported missing to and/or found by a law enforcement
Juvenile welfare laws related to lack of supervision, unfit home,
incorrigible, truancy, etc., and juvenile citations.
Drunk, involuntary narcotic, and voluntary narcotic commitments to
the County Jail.
Various noncriminal incidents which the Department maintains records
on, including explosions, possible narcotics activity, special investigations,
lost/found/recovered property, erroneous jail released, suspicious
circumstances, fires, liquor and business license investigations, abandoned
automobile/boat, labor dispute/strike, noncriminal domestic violence,
repossessions, employee injuries, damage to county property, etc.
Suicide and Attempt
The act of intentionally or attempting to intentionally kill oneself.
When any person, as a result of mental disorder, is a danger to others,
or to himself or herself, or gravely disabled, a peace officer may,
upon probable cause, take, or cause to be taken, the person into custody
and place him or her in a facility designated by the county and approved
by the State Department of Mental Health as a facility for 72-hour
treatment and evaluation.
Accident, Traffic - Vehicle/Boat
On highway traffic/boat accidents.
Off highway traffic/boat accidents, household accidents, accidental
Noncriminal death due to natural causes, industrial accident, home
accident, recreational accident, overdose, etc.
*These categories are Part I Crimes, as defined by
the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program.
UCR crime definitions generally match California Penal Code definitions,
however, there are minor variances. For additional information on UCR,
please go to the following web site: www.fbi.gov