Community Safety: Police

Total Part I Crimes

The Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program collects statistics on the number of offenses known to City of Mesa Police Department.  In Part I, the UCR indexes reported incidents of crimes that are broken into two categories: violent and property crimes. Aggravated assault, forcible rape, murder, and robbery are classified as violent, while arson, burglary, larceny-theft, and motor vehicle theft are classified as property crimes. 

Part I Violent Crimes

Part I Property Crimes

Part I Crimes per 1,000 Residents

City of Mesa population 2011-2016 based on U.S. Census estimates; 2017-2025 based on Maricopa County Association of Governments (MAG) estimates.   

Police Patrol -  Positions

Officer positions assigned to street patrol. Generally position count is as of August for the given year. Division boundaries were realigned in 2015. In 2019, 12 new sworn positions were allocated to patrol and will be reflected in the 2020 patrol assignments following recruitment and new hire activities. 

Police Employee Sworn and Civilian
Staffing Trends

City of Mesa Population