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Total crime 68%
Violent crime 82%
Property crime 66%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWylie/100k peopleTexas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime418n/a (estimate)7902,8102,489
Murder0n/a0.04.95.0
Rape13n/a24.651.142.6
Robbery9n/a17.0100.081.6
Assault15n/a28.3263.0250.2
Violent crime37n/a (estimate)70419379
Burglary21n/a39.7392.8340.5
Theft340n/a642.51,730.61,549.5
Vehicle theft20n/a37.8267.2219.9
Property crime381n/a (estimate)7202,3912,110

Key findings

  • Wylie crime rates are 68% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wylie are 82% lower than the national average
  • In Wylie you have a 1 in 127 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Wylie is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Wylie has decreased by 10%

Wylie crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Wylie (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Wylie, TX per 100,000 people. In Wylie, the total number of daily crimes is 3.56 times less than the Texas average and 3.15 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Wylie is 5.99 times less than the Texas average and 5.43 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Wylie has a daily crime rate that is 3.32 times less than the Texas average and 2.93 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Wylie (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Wylie in comparison to other Texas communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Wylie safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Wylie being safer than 88% of cities in Texas and 82% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Texas cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Wylie. In conclusion, Wylie ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wylie

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wylie is 1 in 1431
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wylie is 1 in 139
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wylie is 1 in 127
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Wylie, Texas? If you reside in Wylie, then there is a 1 in 1431 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 139. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 127 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Wylie.

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

      Determining whether Wylie is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Wylie violent crime rates have decreased by 31%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 8% year over year. Total crimes for Wylie has decreased by 10% in the same time frame.

      Wylie police department

      ItemWylieTexasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5346,020558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.23.03.3
      There are a total of 53 Wylie police officers. This results in 1.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59.6% less than the Texas average and 62.7% less than the National average.

      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
      McLendon-Chisholm, TX2,00566375441
      St. Paul, TX1,23568388456
      Fate, TX9,23439475514
      Lowry Crossing, TX1,58478444522
      Murphy, TX20,01543501544
      Fairview, TX8,235128449578
      Parker, TX4,2410606606
      Wylie, TX45,65570720790

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lacey, WA45,6442032,7712,974
      Lincoln, CA45,675669621,028
      Kannapolis, NC45,6852602,2752,535
      Hilo, HI45,5794034,0004,402
      Elmhurst, IL45,742751,0201,095
      Wylie, TX45,65570720790
      Source: The Wylie, 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.