Dallas, TX Crime Rates & Statistics

Dallas crime information

StatisticDallas /100KTexas /100KNational /100K
Violent crime664408368
Property crime4,1653,2582,731
Total crime index4,8293,6673,099
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  • The Dallas crime index is 31% higher than the Texas average and and the Texas crime index is 18% higher than the National average.
  • The Dallas violent crime rate is 62% higher than the Texas average and and the Texas violent crime rate is 10% higher than the National average.
  • The Dallas property crime rate is 27% higher than the Texas average and and the Texas property crime rate is 19% higher than the National average.

Dallas police department

ItemDallasTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4,19646,020504,711
Police officers /1000 residentsn/a3.03.3
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  • Dallas is safer than 11.1% of the cities in the nation.
  • The crime rate in Dallas is less than 4% of the cities in Texas.
  • The chance of being a victim of a crime in Dallas is 1 in 21.
  • The chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Dallas is 1 in 151.
  • The chance of being a victim of a property crime in Dallas is 1 in 25.

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Dallas violent crime breakdown

CrimeDallasDallas /100KTexas /100KNational /100K
Murder1431145
Rape543433725
Robbery4,202335120109
Assault3,442274247229

Dallas property crime breakdown

CrimeDallasDallas /100KTexas /100KNational /100K
Burglary14,5161,157722610
Theft30,3742,4202,2881,899
Vehichle theft7,384588249221

Sex offenders in Texas

StateTotal offendersTexas /100KNational /100K
Texas79,674370222

There are a total of 79,674 sex offenders in Texas. This yields a total of 370 sex offenders in Texas per 100,000 residents which is 67% greater than the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around Dallas, TX

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Highland Park, Dallas893.5
Club Creek, Garland8913.6
University Park, Dallas894.9
Arts District, Dallas860.7
City Center District, Dallas860.5
Meadowood, Garland8515.1
The Enclave, Garland8515
Firewheel Estates, Garland8516.2
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Oakridge, Garland8513.2
Main Street District, Dallas850.3
Government District, Dallas850.2
West End Historic District, Dallas840.4
Bluffview, Dallas844.9
North Dallas, Dallas847.5
Reunion District, Dallas840.6
Buckingham North, Garland8414
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Cities near Dallas, TX

CityScoreMiles
University Park, TX904.8
Westover Hills, TX8935.7
Southlake, TX8922.3
Highland Park, TX893.7
Colleyville, TX8821.7
Allen, TX8823.6
Keller, TX8727.1
Murphy, TX8719.5
CityScoreMiles
Paloma Creek South, TX8731.7
Justin, TX8635.6
Frisco, TX8625.6
Copper Canyon, TX8627.8
Dalworthington Gardens, TX8621.3
Plano, TX8617.6
The Colony, TX8621.4
Lake Dallas, TX8626.8
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