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Total crime 99%
Violent crime 200%
Property crime 81%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsOak Cliff/100k peopleDallas/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime57,0434,946 (estimate)4,1842,8102,489
Murder198n/a14.54.95.0
Rape797n/a58.551.142.6
Robbery4,400n/a322.7100.081.6
Assault6,369n/a467.2263.0250.2
Violent crime11,7641,137 (estimate)863419379
Burglary9,210n/a675.6392.8340.5
Theft25,812n/a1,893.31,730.61,549.5
Vehicle theft10,257n/a752.4267.2219.9
Property crime45,2793,809 (estimate)3,3212,3912,110

Key findings

  • Oak Cliff crime rates are 99% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Oak Cliff are 200% higher than the national average
  • In Oak Cliff you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Oak Cliff is safer than 29% of the cities in Texas
  • Year over year crime in Dallas has increased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Oak Cliff (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oak Cliff

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oak Cliff is 1 in 88
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oak Cliff is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Oak Cliff is 1 in 21

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

      Dallas police department

      ItemOak CliffDallasTexas
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a4,19646,020
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a0.03.0

      Sex offenders in Texas

      StateTotal offendersTexas /100KNational /100K
      Texas95,281443266
      There are a total of 95,281 sex offenders in Texas. This yields a total of 443 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
      Ovilla, TX3,63924284307
      Sachse, TX23,32948687735
      University Park, TX24,34624743767
      Coppell, TX40,631591,2451,304
      Richardson, TX108,3501441,8391,983
      Highland Park, TX8,986972,0752,173
      Glenn Heights, TX11,9583331,8422,175
      Dallas, TX1,278,4338633,3214,184

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      San Diego, CA1,374,8123621,8832,244
      San Antonio, TX1,439,3587084,3245,033
      San Jose, CA1,009,3634382,4202,858
      Phoenix, AZ1,555,3246993,3154,014
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,9389093,0974,006
      Dallas, TX1,278,4338633,3214,184
      Source: The Oak Cliff, Dallas, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.