Reported Annual Crime In Murphy

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMurphy/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime143n/a (estimate)6873,2442,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMurphy/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.84.9
Rape6n/a28.844.638.6
Robbery3n/a14.4116.3101.9
Assault8n/a38.4246.6237.8
Violent crime17n/a (estimate)82412373
Burglary13n/a62.4557.2491.4
Theft110n/a528.12,028.51,775.4
Vehicle theft3n/a14.4245.7220.2
Property crime126n/a (estimate)6052,8312,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Murphy, TX is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 79% lower than the average of crimes committed in Texas. It is also 76% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Murphy, TX shows a crime rate that is 80% lower than the Texas average. The crime rate is also 78% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Murphy, TX is shown to be 79% lower than the Texas average and 76% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Murphy is 76% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.88 daily crimes that occur in Murphy.
  • Murphy is safer than 85% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Murphy you have a 1 in 146 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Murphy has decreased by 16%.

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Daily Crime In Murphy (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Murphy, TX per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Texas as well as national figures. In Murphy, TX the total number of daily crimes is 4.72 times less than the Texas average and 4.17 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Murphy, TX are 5.05 times less than the Texas average and 4.57 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Murphy, TX has a daily crime rate that is 4.68 times less than the Texas average and 4.11 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Murphy (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Murphy, TX compared to other areas of Texas, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Murphy, TX safer than 92% when compared to other Texas cities, and 85% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Texas, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Murphy, TX. At this time, Murphy, TX sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Murphy

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Murphy is 1 in 1226
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Murphy is 1 in 166
The chance of being a victim of crime in Murphy is 1 in 146
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Murphy, TX? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Murphy, TX you have a 1 in 1226 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 166 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 146 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Murphy, TX.

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

Determining whether Murphy, TX is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Murphy, TX has increased by 26% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 19% year over year. Total crimes for Murphy, TX has decreased by 16% in the same time frame.

Murphy police department

ItemMurphyTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3146,020556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.73.03.3
There are a total of 31 Murphy police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 44.7% less than the Texas average and 49.1% 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
McLendon-Chisholm, TX1,80158397455
St. Paul, TX1,27067463530
Fairview, TX7,88246590636
Lavon, TX2,3670703703
Heath, TX7,62024685709
Murphy, TX19,15482605687

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City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Bellwood, IL19,1495012,0032,504
Lathrop, CA19,1636203,8084,427
Universal City, TX19,1642101,8842,094
Newton, KS19,1444713,5233,994
Norwood, OH19,1703322,9453,278
Murphy, TX19,15482605687
Source: The Murphy, 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.