Reported Annual Crime In Memphis

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMemphis/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime11n/a (estimate)5213,2442,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMemphis/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.84.9
Rape1n/a47.444.638.6
Robbery0n/a0.0116.3101.9
Assault3n/a142.1246.6237.8
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)189412373
Burglary3n/a142.1557.2491.4
Theft4n/a189.52,028.51,775.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0245.7220.2
Property crime7n/a (estimate)3322,8312,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Memphis is 82% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.43 daily crimes that occur in Memphis.
  • Memphis is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Memphis you have a 1 in 192 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Memphis has decreased by 58%.

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Daily Crime In Memphis (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Memphis

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Memphis is 1 in 528
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Memphis is 1 in 302
The chance of being a victim of crime in Memphis is 1 in 192

Year Over Year Crime In Memphis (per 100,000 people)

Memphis police department

ItemMemphisTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)546,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.13.03.3
There are a total of 5 Memphis police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 29% less than the Texas average and 34.6% less than the National average.

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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Quail, TX441661,1441,310
Hedley, TX3635984,1094,707
Estelline, TX1556524,4805,132
Lakeview, TX1326664,5755,241
Memphis, TX2,069189332521

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Oberlin, LA2,0692851,7692,054
Anson, TX2,0693052,5242,829
Clarence Center, NY2,069144607750
Whitesboro, NJ2,0701398871,026
Sussex, NJ2,0701368691,006
Memphis, TX2,069189332521
Source: The Memphis, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.