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 9% higher than in comparison to the Texas average; and is also 23% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in DeSoto, TX, the rate is 25% lower than compared to the Texas average, and 15% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, DeSoto, TX comes in at 14% higher than to the average seen in Texas, and 29% higher than the overall national average.