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Total crime 33%
Violent crime 9%
Property crime 37%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsUniversity Park/100k peopleDallas/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime57,0431,674 (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 crime11,764345 (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 crime45,2791,329 (estimate)3,3212,3912,110

Key findings

  • University Park crime rates are 33% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in University Park are 9% lower than the national average
  • In University Park you have a 1 in 60 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • University Park is safer than 69% of the cities in Texas
  • Year over year crime in Dallas has increased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In University Park (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in University Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in University Park is 1 in 290
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in University Park is 1 in 76
      The chance of being a victim of crime in University Park is 1 in 60

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

      Dallas police department

      ItemUniversity ParkDallasTexas
      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
      St. Paul, TX1,23568388456
      Murphy, TX20,01543501544
      Parker, TX4,2410606606
      Sachse, TX23,32948687735
      University Park, TX24,34624743767
      Sunnyvale, TX5,871136778914
      Hebron, TX4131699661,135
      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 University Park, 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.