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Callahan County, Texas Crime Statistics

This page contains crime rates for Callahan County, Texas. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Callahan County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Callahan County, Texas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 991 total crimes reported in Callahan County, Texas (112 of them violent). Of the 124 crimes that take place per year in Callahan County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Callahan County, Texas 124 times a year. This includes 4 murders, 7 rapes, and just about six hundred thefts (including 61 car thefts).

Total Crime in Callahan County, Texas (2001-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999 or 2000, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Callahan County, Texas for 8 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Callahan County has risen by 34%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 20%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 8 years in Callahan County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about two hundred for Callahan County, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Callahan County, Texas (2001-2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Callahan County, Texas (2001-2008)

You are discouraged against over-analyzing ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or disparities in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual table bars to see crime rates in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Callahan County, Texas law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The FBI has noted the following deviations from their data quality guidelines:

  • In 2006, because of changes in the state/local agency's reporting practices, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.
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