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

 

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Crime rate legend:
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 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in Laredo by Year

Type

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
10
(5.2)
8
(4.4)
7
(3.8)
29
(14.9)
15
(7.5)
18
(8.7)
22
(10.2)
10
(4.5)
10
(4.5)
17
(7.5)
9
(3.9)
11
(4.6)
8
(3.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
65
(34.1)
39
(21.6)
58
(31.4)
55
(28.3)
52
(25.9)
64
(31.0)
96
(44.7)
81
(36.6)
78
(35.0)
73
(32.2)
78
(33.8)
76
(31.5)
81
(33.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
181
(95.0)
200
(110.8)
203
(110.1)
257
(132.1)
220
(109.6)
246
(119.1)
266
(123.9)
325
(146.9)
311
(139.5)
309
(136.2)
209
(90.6)
215
(89.2)
183
(74.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
716
(375.8)
874
(484.0)
839
(454.9)
976
(501.8)
801
(398.9)
726
(351.5)
814
(379.2)
865
(391.0)
958
(429.8)
895
(394.4)
846
(366.8)
818
(339.3)
764
(311.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,749
(917.9)
1,791
(991.8)
1,898
(1,029.1)
1,975
(1,015.3)
2,064
(1,027.9)
1,552
(751.4)
1,643
(765.4)
1,878
(848.8)
2,091
(938.2)
2,164
(953.5)
1,821
(789.4)
1,790
(742.6)
1,718
(699.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
9,875
(5,182.6)
9,125
(5,053.1)
9,064
(4,914.5)
10,619
(5,459.2)
10,304
(5,131.3)
9,953
(4,818.6)
9,661
(4,500.4)
10,534
(4,761.1)
10,522
(4,721.1)
10,077
(4,440.3)
8,740
(3,788.9)
8,143
(3,378.0)
8,586
(3,496.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
788
(413.6)
1,019
(564.3)
883
(478.8)
979
(503.3)
1,029
(512.4)
957
(463.3)
1,207
(562.3)
1,537
(694.7)
1,727
(774.9)
1,484
(653.9)
903
(391.5)
486
(201.6)
381
(155.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
77
(40.4)
87
(48.2)
77
(41.7)
92
(47.3)
100
(49.8)
117
(56.6)
115
(53.6)
101
(45.6)
43
(19.3)
32
(14.1)
72
(31.2)
95
(39.4)
86
(35.0)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1)463.7491.6482.0542.8485.0447.7465.6484.5500.4475.2388.3345.4331.4
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 196 registered sex offenders living in Laredo, Texas as of October 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Laredo to the number of sex offenders is 1,249 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

331.4
Violent crime rate in 2012
Laredo:

241.5
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Laredo:

265.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Laredo:

281.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Laredo:

324.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Laredo:

341.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Laredo:

327.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Laredo:

329.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Laredo:

294.9
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Laredo:

306.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Laredo:

389.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Laredo:

334.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Laredo:

340.8
U.S. Average:

276.6

Violent crime rate in 2000
Laredo:

291.1
U.S. Average:

277.6

Property crime rate in 2012
Laredo:

351.4
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Laredo:

361.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Laredo:

422.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Laredo:

531.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Laredo:

561.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Laredo:

532.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Laredo:

480.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Laredo:

478.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Laredo:

560.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Laredo:

573.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Laredo:

544.1
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Laredo:

556.9
U.S. Average:

337.2

Property crime rate in 2000
Laredo:

524.7
U.S. Average:

331.5


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Latest news about crime in Laredo, TX collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

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

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Auto thefts per 100,000 population

Arson per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 513 (440 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Texas average:

1.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 499 (425 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 501 (419 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Texas average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 507 (432 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Texas average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 500 (421 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Texas average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 494 (416 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 480 (399 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Texas average:

2.13

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 479 (407 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Texas average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 456 (379 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Texas average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 472 (387 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Texas average:

2.17


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Laredo

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Zip codes: 78040, 78041.


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