Reported Annual Crime In Murphy

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMurphy/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime159n/a (estimate)7513,1942,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMurphy/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.35.3
Rape0n/a0.048.040.4
Robbery0n/a0.0119.6102.8
Assault6n/a28.3261.6248.5
Violent crime6n/a (estimate)28434386
Burglary7n/a33.1533.8468.9
Theft143n/a675.31,978.11,745.0
Vehicle theft3n/a14.2247.8236.9
Property crime153n/a (estimate)7232,7602,451
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 76% lower than the average of crimes committed in Texas. It is also 74% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Murphy, TX shows a crime rate that is 93% lower than the Texas average. The crime rate is also 93% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Murphy, TX is shown to be 74% lower than the Texas average and 71% lower than the national average.

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The Murphy crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Murphy as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Murphy crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Murphy is 74% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.06 daily crimes that occur in Murphy.
  • Murphy is safer than 90% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Murphy you have a 1 in 134 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Murphy has increased by 9%.

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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 4.25 times less than the Texas average and 3.78 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Murphy, TX are 15.33 times less than the Texas average and 13.63 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Murphy, TX has a daily crime rate that is 3.82 times less than the Texas average and 3.39 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 93% when compared to other Texas cities, and 90% 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 3530
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Murphy is 1 in 139
The chance of being a victim of crime in Murphy is 1 in 134
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 3530 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 139 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 134 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 decreased by 66% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 20% year over year. Total crimes for Murphy, TX has increased by 9% in the same time frame.

Murphy police department

ItemMurphyTexasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3146,020558,732
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 48.9% 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
Lavon, TX2,66333427460
McLendon-Chisholm, TX2,00568433501
St. Paul, TX1,23570448518
Lowry Crossing, TX1,58481513593
Parker, TX4,241111490602
Fairview, TX8,23523610633
Heath, TX7,99283560643
Murphy, TX20,01528723751

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Clifton, CO20,0215324,2514,782
Shenandoah, LA19,9992311,3461,577
Amherst Center, MA20,0375382,2262,763
Middletown, DE20,0453392,4192,758
Louisville, CO19,972101351452
Murphy, TX20,01528723751
Source: The Murphy, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.