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Hansford County, Texas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 367 total crimes reported in Hansford County, Texas (59 of them violent). Of the 46 crimes that take place per year in Hansford County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Hansford County, Texas 46 times a year. This includes 1 murder, 9 rapes, and at least two hundred thefts (including 22 car thefts).

Total Crime in Hansford 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 Hansford County, Texas for 8 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Hansford County has risen by 64%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 54%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 8 years in Hansford County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about eighty for Hansford County, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Hansford 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 Hansford 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

Hansford County, Texas law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Hansford 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.