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Total crime 12%
Violent crime 12%
Property crime 12%
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 peopleSparks/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,886 (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)427 (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)2,459 (estimate)2,3672,200

Key findings

  • Sparks crime rates are 12% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sparks are 12% higher than the national average
  • In Sparks you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sparks is safer than 24% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sparks has decreased by 7%

Sparks crime map

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The Sparks crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Sparks 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 Sparks crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Sparks (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sparks

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sparks is 1 in 235
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sparks is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sparks is 1 in 35

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

      Sparks police department

      ItemSparksTexasNational
      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
      San Elizario, TX9,14444306349
      Horizon City, TX19,14260556616
      Socorro, TX32,988131731862
      El Paso, TX678,0583711,5061,877
      Agua Dulce, TX3,0113131,8032,117
      Homestead Meadows North, TX4,8403942,2662,660
      Homestead Meadows South, TX5,6595072,9213,428
      Sparks, TX4,2084272,4592,886

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Emerald Lakes, PA4,2082441,1891,433
      Monongahela, PA4,2083882,5452,933
      June Park, FL4,2092531,4971,750
      Jefferson, IA4,2073623,9614,324
      Jasper, FL4,2071032,0802,183
      Sparks, TX4,2084272,4592,886
      Source: The Sparks, 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.