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Total crime 70%
Violent crime 66%
Property crime 71%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePetrolia/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,230 (estimate)2,8102,489
Murdern/an/an/a4.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a51.142.6
Robberyn/an/an/a100.081.6
Assaultn/an/an/a263.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)631 (estimate)419379
Burglaryn/an/an/a392.8340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,730.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a267.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,599 (estimate)2,3912,110

Key findings

  • Petrolia crime rates are 70% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Petrolia are 66% higher than the national average
  • In Petrolia you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Petrolia is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Petrolia has increased by 1%

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      Daily Crime In Petrolia (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Petrolia

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Petrolia is 1 in 159
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Petrolia is 1 in 28
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Petrolia is 1 in 24

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

      Petrolia police department

      ItemPetroliaTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a46,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.03.3

      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.

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      Source: The Petrolia, 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.