Crime in Texas

Crime in Texas

Crime in Texas refers to the statistics and history of crime in the American state of Texas



In 2008 there were 1,092,134 crimes reported in Texas including 1,374 murders and 874 rapes [1]

Number of Crimes per 100,000 persons (Crime Rates)[2]
Violent Crime Rates Property Crime Rates Total Rank
State Population Violent Crime Homicide Rape Robbery Serious Assault Property Crime Burglary Larceny Motor vehicle theft
Year Population Index Violent Property Murder Forcible rape Robbery Aggravated
Burglary Larceny


This section explains the history of crime in the American state of Texas.

Capital punishment laws

The death penalty (also known as capital punishment) is legal in the American state of Texas.[3]

Notable criminals and cases


See also

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