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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 44%
Property crime 39%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsDowntown/100k peopleFort Worth/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime28,6731,489 (estimate)3,1332,8102,489
Murder69n/a7.54.95.0
Rape470n/a51.451.142.6
Robbery972n/a106.2100.081.6
Assault2,557n/a279.4263.0250.2
Violent crime4,068211 (estimate)444419379
Burglary3,969n/a433.7392.8340.5
Theft17,301n/a1,890.31,730.61,549.5
Vehicle theft3,335n/a364.4267.2219.9
Property crime24,6051,278 (estimate)2,6882,3912,110

Key findings

  • Downtown crime rates are 40% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Downtown are 44% lower than the national average
  • In Downtown you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Downtown is safer than 80% of the cities in Texas
  • Year over year crime in Fort Worth has decreased by 6%

Downtown crime map

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      Daily Crime In Downtown (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Downtown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Downtown is 1 in 474
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Downtown is 1 in 79
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Downtown is 1 in 68

      Year Over Year Crime In Fort Worth (per 100,000 people)

      Fort Worth police department

      ItemDowntownFort WorthTexas
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,94046,020
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.53.0

      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
      Colleyville, TX24,98218615633
      Keller, TX44,25052721773
      Dalworthington Gardens, TX2,23383916999
      Westworth Village, TX2,6321679531,119
      Mansfield, TX63,141891,0501,139
      Edgecliff Village, TX2,9501761,0031,179
      Southlake, TX29,101301,1711,201
      Fort Worth, TX815,9304442,6883,133

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Charlotte, NC808,8347393,9264,665
      Columbus, OH837,0385033,3083,811
      Indianapolis, IN846,6741,2734,1295,402
      San Francisco, CA850,2826705,5066,175
      Jacksonville, FL856,6166473,3093,957
      Fort Worth, TX815,9304442,6883,133
      Source: The Downtown, Fort Worth, 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.