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Carter County, Oklahoma Crime Statistics

This page contains crime numbers for Carter County, Oklahoma. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Carter County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Carter County, Oklahoma, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 21,070 total crimes reported in Carter County, Oklahoma (2,986 of them violent). Of the 2,107 crimes that happen every year in Carter County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Carter County, Oklahoma every 4 hours. This includes 27 murders, 146 rapes, and almost fourteen thousand thefts (including 895 auto thefts).

Crime Trends

Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Carter County, Oklahoma for all 10 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Carter County has grown by 5%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 44%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a slight growth in crime over the last 10 years in Carter County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit greater than two thousand for Carter County, Oklahoma in 2009.

Crime Trends in Carter County, Oklahoma (1999-2008)

Keep in mind that these graphs show reported crime numbers and certain sharp changes in crime figures might be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Carter County, Oklahoma (1999-2008)

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Crime Data Information

Carter County, Oklahoma law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Carter County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.