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


City-Data.com crime index in Grand Prairie, TX compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Grand Prairie, TX

The 2018 crime rate in Grand Prairie, TX is 186 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.5 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 64.6% U.S. cities. The 2018 Grand Prairie crime rate fell by 19% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 10 - an increase of 8 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Grand Prairie has seen rise of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Grand Prairie, TX is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Grand Prairie:

186.2
Arlington:

272.7
Cockrell Hill:

274.0
Duncanville:

319.9
Pantego:

238.3
Dalworthington Gardens:

79.8
Irving:

186.7
Cedar Hill:

192.8
Euless:

146.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Grand Prairie by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
9
(6.3)
3
(2.0)
6
(3.8)
7
(4.3)
7
(4.2)
4
(2.4)
9
(5.0)
1
(0.6)
11
(6.0)
4
(2.2)
7
(3.7)
9
(4.7)
2
(1.0)
10
(5.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
56
(39.3)
69
(46.5)
74
(46.9)
49
(30.1)
52
(31.6)
66
(39.6)
69
(38.5)
50
(27.5)
54
(29.4)
74
(39.9)
90
(47.9)
139
(73.1)
136
(70.4)
77
(39.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
170
(119.2)
156
(105.1)
225
(142.5)
216
(132.8)
194
(117.7)
193
(115.7)
201
(112.2)
160
(88.0)
155
(84.3)
163
(88.0)
138
(73.4)
185
(97.2)
174
(90.0)
129
(65.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
214
(150.0)
262
(176.5)
303
(191.9)
273
(167.8)
271
(164.5)
336
(201.4)
312
(174.2)
288
(158.4)
291
(158.3)
241
(130.1)
226
(120.3)
254
(133.5)
261
(135.1)
280
(142.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,439
(1,009)
1,591
(1,072)
1,577
(998.7)
1,777
(1,092)
2,082
(1,264)
1,967
(1,179)
1,808
(1,010)
1,298
(714.0)
1,120
(609.3)
913
(492.8)
700
(372.5)
704
(370.0)
582
(301.2)
497
(252.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
4,979
(3,491)
4,844
(3,264)
4,575
(2,897)
4,486
(2,757)
4,743
(2,879)
4,596
(2,754)
4,330
(2,418)
3,316
(1,824)
3,448
(1,876)
3,124
(1,686)
2,897
(1,542)
3,320
(1,745)
3,629
(1,878)
2,905
(1,478)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1,050
(736.2)
1,044
(703.4)
1,178
(746.0)
1,308
(803.9)
1,123
(681.6)
920
(551.3)
818
(456.8)
632
(347.7)
590
(321.0)
598
(322.8)
492
(261.8)
503
(264.4)
495
(256.1)
484
(246.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
24
(16.8)
25
(16.8)
34
(21.5)
22
(13.5)
29
(17.6)
30
(18.0)
39
(21.8)
33
(18.2)
16
(8.7)
11
(5.9)
18
(9.6)
8
(4.2)
5
(2.6)
9
(4.6)
City-Data.com crime index379.0369.9371.7357.1360.1348.2313.3232.0235.8216.4200.6240.6229.1186.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 241 registered sex offenders living in Grand Prairie, Texas as of November 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Grand Prairie is 791 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in Grand Prairie, TX?

Violent crime rate in 2018
Grand Prairie:

153.4
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Grand Prairie:

185.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Grand Prairie:

197.9
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Grand Prairie:

152.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Grand Prairie:

153.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Grand Prairie:

162.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Grand Prairie:

151.8
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Grand Prairie:

191.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Grand Prairie:

202.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Grand Prairie:

181.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Grand Prairie:

189.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Grand Prairie:

221.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Grand Prairie:

191.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Grand Prairie:

186.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Grand Prairie:

181.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Grand Prairie:

190.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Grand Prairie:

212.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Grand Prairie:

161.4
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Grand Prairie:

192.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Grand Prairie:

200.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Grand Prairie:

190.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Grand Prairie:

231.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Grand Prairie:

263.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Grand Prairie:

286.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Grand Prairie:

391.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Grand Prairie:

456.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Grand Prairie:

498.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Grand Prairie:

476.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Grand Prairie:

456.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Grand Prairie:

483.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Grand Prairie:

486.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Grand Prairie:

440.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Grand Prairie:

451.1
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Grand Prairie:

490.8
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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 506 (260 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Texas average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 396 (267 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Texas average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 384 (257 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
Texas average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 366 (246 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Texas average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 332 (221 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Texas average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 329 (217 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Texas average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 327 (215 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Texas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 320 (211 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 319 (217 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 317 (217 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 322 (221 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Texas average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 302 (205 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 299 (200 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 295 (202 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 296 (200 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Grand Prairie, TX
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 75054, 76084.