TABLE 1 

                                                                  CRIMES AND CRIME RATES

                                                                  BY CATEGORY AND CRIME 

                                                                      KERN COUNTY   

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      CATEGORY/CRIME                   2000       2001       2002       2003       2004       2005       2006       2007       2008       2009  

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               CRIMES   



      VIOLENT CRIMES                  3,240      3,275      3,371      3,742      4,421      3,899      4,189      4,590      4,631      4,892  

        HOMICIDE                         37         39         51         46         51         69         65         50         57         75  

        FORCIBLE RAPE                   175        191        220        203        217        205        201        181        233        205  

        ROBBERY                         658        741        779        784        931        952      1,059      1,132      1,289      1,331  

        AGG. ASSAULT                  2,370      2,304      2,321      2,709      3,222      2,673      2,864      3,227      3,052      3,281  



      PROPERTY CRIMES                11,757     12,337     13,903     15,961     17,829     19,712     20,210     19,573     20,425     20,147  

        BURGLARY                      5,909      5,926      6,515      7,189      8,227      8,472      8,712      8,200      9,252      9,413  

        M.V. THEFT                    2,638      2,773      3,420      4,451      4,904      5,895      5,761      5,324      5,233      4,998  

        LARCENY-THEFT OVER $400       3,210      3,638      3,968      4,321      4,698      5,345      5,737      6,049      5,940      5,736  



      TOTAL LARCENY-THEFT            13,773     15,221     15,842     17,743     18,651     19,612     18,991     18,509     17,422     17,034  

        OVER $400                     3,210      3,638      3,968      4,321      4,698      5,345      5,737      6,049      5,940      5,736  

        $400 AND UNDER               10,563     11,583     11,874     13,422     13,953     14,267     13,254     12,460     11,482     11,298  



      ARSON                           1,157        773        646        543        555        540        591        514        709        593  



      POPULATION (THOUSANDS)          678.5      681.9      697.1      717.3      744.3      770.4      796.3      809.9      823.6      834.0  



             CRIME RATES

           PER 100,000 POP  



      VIOLENT CRIMES                  477.5      480.3      483.6      521.7      594.0      506.1      526.1      566.7      562.3      586.6  

        HOMICIDE                        5.5        5.7        7.3        6.4        6.9        9.0        8.2        6.2        6.9        9.0  

        FORCIBLE RAPE                  25.8       28.0       31.6       28.3       29.2       26.6       25.2       22.3       28.3       24.6  

        ROBBERY                        97.0      108.7      111.7      109.3      125.1      123.6      133.0      139.8      156.5      159.6  

        AGG. ASSAULT                  349.3      337.9      333.0      377.7      432.9      347.0      359.7      398.4      370.6      393.4  



      PROPERTY CRIMES               1,732.8    1,809.2    1,994.4    2,225.1    2,395.4    2,558.7    2,538.0    2,416.7    2,480.0    2,415.7  

        BURGLARY                      870.9      869.0      934.6    1,002.2    1,105.3    1,099.7    1,094.1    1,012.5    1,123.4    1,128.7  

        M.V. THEFT                    388.8      406.7      490.6      620.5      658.9      765.2      723.5      657.4      635.4      599.3  

        LARCENY-THEFT OVER $400       473.1      533.5      569.2      602.4      631.2      693.8      720.5      746.9      721.2      687.8  



      TOTAL LARCENY-THEFT           2,029.9    2,232.1    2,272.6    2,473.6    2,505.8    2,545.7    2,384.9    2,285.3    2,115.3    2,042.4  

        OVER $400                     473.1      533.5      569.2      602.4      631.2      693.8      720.5      746.9      721.2      687.8  

        $400 AND UNDER              1,556.8    1,698.6    1,703.3    1,871.2    1,874.6    1,851.9    1,664.4    1,538.5    1,394.1    1,354.7  



      ARSON                           170.5      113.4       92.7       75.7       74.6       70.1       74.2       63.5       86.1       71.1  

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      *SEE FOOTNOTES.