The Moraga Police Department recently released their crime statistics for the year of 2010, which show an increase in overall crime from 2009. There were 252 crimes reported in 2010 compared to 207 in 2009.
The 252 crimes in 2010 is closer to the yearly average in Moraga over the past 10 years. The 207 in 2009 was the second-lowest amount of crimes reported in a year in the past 10.
The increase from 2009 to 2010 was mainly in theft-related crimes.
On a positive note, there were no reports of rape in Moraga in 2010. This was the first year with no reports of rape since 2004. There were also no homicides for the tenth consecutive year.