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Crime rate in Dallas, Texas (TX): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


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Crime rates in Dallas by year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
196
(15.8)
226
(18.4)
248
(20.2)
202
(16.4)
187
(15.0)
200
(16.1)
170
(13.3)
166
(12.9)
148
(11.3)
133
(10.9)
154
(12.4)
143
(11.4)
116
(9.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
656
(52.8)
601
(48.8)
588
(47.9)
562
(45.7)
665
(53.3)
511
(41.2)
499
(39.1)
485
(37.6)
505
(38.6)
428
(35.0)
486
(39.1)
543
(43.3)
781
(61.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8,041
(647.7)
7,963
(647.2)
7,466
(607.7)
6,882
(559.4)
6,914
(553.9)
7,222
(582.8)
6,466
(506.7)
5,501
(426.3)
4,487
(343.4)
4,066
(332.5)
4,093
(329.7)
4,202
(334.8)
3,856
(303.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8,125
(654.5)
8,075
(656.3)
7,863
(640.0)
7,783
(632.6)
7,292
(584.2)
5,315
(428.9)
4,285
(335.8)
4,069
(315.4)
4,021
(307.7)
3,703
(302.8)
3,647
(293.7)
3,442
(274.3)
3,704
(291.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
20,351
(1,639.3)
21,927
(1,782.2)
23,126
(1,882.3)
22,363
(1,817.7)
21,653
(1,734.7)
22,472
(1,813.6)
21,149
(1,657.2)
19,428
(1,505.7)
19,594
(1,499.4)
18,727
(1,531.2)
16,090
(1,296.0)
14,516
(1,156.6)
11,685
(918.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
56,306
(4,535.4)
58,554
(4,759.3)
55,059
(4,481.4)
52,315
(4,252.2)
50,009
(4,006.4)
47,699
(3,849.5)
42,402
(3,322.5)
41,481
(3,214.9)
36,147
(2,766.1)
35,148
(2,873.9)
31,148
(2,508.8)
30,374
(2,420.2)
26,939
(2,117.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
18,365
(1,479.3)
17,419
(1,415.8)
15,881
(1,292.6)
14,277
(1,160.4)
13,930
(1,116.0)
13,791
(1,113.0)
12,208
(956.6)
10,455
(810.3)
8,384
(641.6)
7,984
(652.8)
7,062
(568.8)
7,384
(588.4)
7,045
(553.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1,567
(126.2)
1,301
(105.7)
1,141
(92.9)
984
(80.0)
1,058
(84.8)
909
(73.4)
900
(70.5)
758
(58.7)
642
(49.1)
596
(48.7)
581
(46.8)
455
(36.3)
385
(30.3)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5)812.6828.7802.5753.0725.7695.1601.8545.0484.5483.8449.8437.0409.3

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Dallas, Texas as of August 31, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Dallas to the number of sex offenders is 310,291 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


See how dangerous Dallas, TX is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Dallas:

409.3
Highland Park:

119.2
University Park:

62.0
Cockrell Hill:

302.5
Balch Springs:

496.5
Mesquite:

310.1
Farmers Branch:

208.1
Irving:

196.9
Garland:

257.9
Violent crime rate in 2014
Dallas:

376.3
U.S. Average:

202.6

Violent crime rate in 2013
Dallas:

370.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Dallas:

375.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Dallas:

373.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Dallas:

386.4
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Dallas:

433.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Dallas:

486.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Dallas:

578.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Dallas:

651.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Dallas:

673.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Dallas:

711.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Dallas:

736.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Dallas:

734.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2014
Dallas:

372.2
U.S. Average:

232.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Dallas:

440.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Dallas:

469.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Dallas:

547.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Dallas:

533.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Dallas:

582.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Dallas:

640.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Dallas:

721.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Dallas:

713.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Dallas:

749.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Dallas:

793.5
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Dallas:

805.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Dallas:

775.6
U.S. Average:

336.9

Murders per 100,000 population

Rapes per 100,000 population

Robberies per 100,000 population

Assaults per 100,000 population

Burglaries per 100,000 population

Thefts per 100,000 population

Auto thefts per 100,000 population

Arson per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime index

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4,086 (3,543 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.78
Texas average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4,028 (3,474 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.77
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4,052 (3,511 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 4,241 (3,666 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.81
Texas average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 4,141 (3,577 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.77
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 4,196 (3,393 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.66
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 3,816 (3,212 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 3,610 (3,043 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 3,518 (2,970 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 3,436 (2,929 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.37
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 3,510 (2,973 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
Texas average:

2.17


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Dallas

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