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Total crime 17%
Violent crime 15%
Property crime 18%
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 peopleSparks/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,919 (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)435 (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)2,484 (estimate)2,3912,110

Key findings

  • Sparks crime rates are 17% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sparks are 15% higher than the national average
  • In Sparks you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sparks is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sparks has increased by 1%

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 230
      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, TX9,14499372471
      Horizon City, TX19,14235502536
      Socorro, TX32,988123858982
      El Paso, TX678,0583531,5111,864
      Agua Dulce, TX3,0113191,8222,141
      Homestead Meadows North, TX4,8404012,2892,690
      Homestead Meadows South, TX5,6595172,9513,468
      Sparks, TX4,2084352,4842,919

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Emerald Lakes, PA4,2082441,1201,364
      Monongahela, PA4,208123847970
      Jefferson, IA4,207731,0191,091
      June Park, FL4,2092481,4081,656
      La Joya, TX4,2099241,4092,334
      Sparks, TX4,2084352,4842,919
      Source: The Sparks, 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.