When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in DeSoto, TX. All reported DeSoto, TX crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the DeSoto, TX overall crime rate is 5% lower than in comparison to the Texas average; and is also 8% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in DeSoto, TX, the rate is 23% lower than compared to the Texas average, and 14% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, DeSoto, TX comes in at 2% lower than to the average seen in Texas, and 11% higher than the overall national average.