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Total crime 18%
Violent crime 18%
Property crime 18%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleScissors/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,117 (estimate)2,7782,580
Murdern/an/an/a4.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a51.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.486.2
Assaultn/an/an/a256.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)313 (estimate)411381
Burglaryn/an/an/a410.8376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,713.11,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a243.2228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,803 (estimate)2,3672,200

Key findings

  • Scissors crime rates are 18% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Scissors are 18% lower than the national average
  • In Scissors you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Scissors is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Scissors has decreased by 7%

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

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      Daily Crime In Scissors (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Scissors

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Scissors is 1 in 320
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Scissors is 1 in 56
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Scissors is 1 in 48

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

      Scissors police department

      ItemScissorsTexasNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Santa Rosa, TX2,8760286286
      Edcouch, TX3,270177737914
      Hidalgo, TX13,4493111,0401,351
      Muniz, TX1,5742311,3291,560
      Progreso Lakes, TX2812351,3511,586
      La Blanca, TX2,1702421,3921,634
      Midway South, TX2,7012501,4371,687
      Scissors, TX3,4273131,8032,117

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Prince Frederick, MD3,4252731,1851,458
      Loyola, CA3,42585453538
      Mount Angel, OR3,429841,2081,292
      Wewoka, OK3,4294552,6673,121
      Troy, NC3,4304272,4732,901
      Scissors, TX3,4273131,8032,117
      Source: The Scissors, TX crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.