Depending on area, this is a really useful site; however, if the PD isn't one that likes "transparency" you might not get a whole bunch of information.
I put Newbury Park, CA and Simi Valley, CA into http://www.crimereports.com
We're sorry, apparently your local law enforcement agency isn't currently participating with CrimeReports.com.
This question comes up all the time on Trulia. You will see that most agents will do no more than refer you to places you can begin your own research. Fair Housing Laws are very serious and could be violated if discussing crime rates. So, people who ask about this on Trulia are not being avoided and the answers are not meant to be vague. The agents are trying to work with in the laws.
Try these on-line resources:
I would also suggest checking http://www.mengans-law.net for the local sex offender registry.
The local Police Station would be your best resource >> 2331 Borchard Rd, Newbury Park - (805) 375-5630
or online at: http://184.108.40.206/
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