Crime Rate
Jurisdiction Property Crime Rate
per 1,000 (2013)
Violent Crime Rate
per 1,000 (2013)
County of Sutter 9 1
City of Yuba City 30 2
County of Yuba 17 2
City of Marysville 48 1
Source: Department of Justice, 2013 FBI Uniform Crime Reporting Program (, California Department of Finance 2013 population data, ( (Dec 2015)

Fire Protection
Provider Stations / Personnel Special Units
Yuba City Fire Department
824 Clark Avenue
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-4689
Five stations
54 officers / employees
  • Hazardous Materials Team
  • Advanced Technical Rescue Team
  • Tactical Emergency Medical Services Team
  • CPR classes
    Public education
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Source: Yuba City Fire Department ( (Dec 2015)

Police Protection
Provider Special Units / Programs
Yuba City Police Department
1545 Poole Boulevard
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-4660
  • 65 Sworn officers, 7 Reserve officers, 27 Support staff, 27 Volunteers, and 10 Cadets
  • Four stations, enhanced 911 Centers
  • 46-week new officer training program
  • Canine Unit
  • Metro SWAT Team
  • Serves as SWAT Team for Beale Air Force Base
  • Technology Resources Unit - Department is recognized nationally as the most technologically advanced department for its size; one of only three non-federal agencies with authority to transfer classified documents
  • Citizen Police Academy - held twice a year, 600 graduates
  • Yuba-Sutter Anti-Gang Enforcement Unit in partnership with 14 local, state, and federal organizations
  • Yuba City Police Beat - regular weekly cable TV show covering variety of local, regional, and national law enforcement topics
  • Fingerprinting services available with Live Scan transmission connected to California Department of Justice (530-822-4670)
Sutter County Sheriff Department
1077 Civic Center Boulevard
Yuba City, CA 95993
(530) 822-7307
  • Air, ATV, Boat, and Mounted Posse Patrol Units
  • Dive Team and Swift Water Rescue Team (SWRT)
  • Canine Unit
  • Special Enforcement Detail Team
  • Patrol Reserves
  • School Resource Program
Source: Yuba City Police Department (, Sutter County Sheriff Department ( (Dec 2015)

Flood Plains
The Sutter Butte Flood Control Agency (SBFCA) is a joint powers agency formed in 2007 by the Counties of Butte and Sutter, the Cities of Biggs, Gridley, Live Oak and Yuba City, and Levee Districts 1 and 9.The agency has the authority to finance and construct regional levee improvements. It is governed by a 13-member Board comprised of elected officials from the cities, counties and levee districts. The Agency’s Boundaries encompass 34,200 properties in Butte and Sutter Counties.
Source: Sutter Butte Flood Control Agency (, (Dec 2015)