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Hutchinson County, Texas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 9,221 total crimes reported in Hutchinson County, Texas (825 of them violent). Of the 922 crimes that transpire each year in Hutchinson County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Hutchinson County, Texas every 9 hours. This includes 3 murders, 109 rapes, and close to seven thousand thefts (including 369 automobile thefts).

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Hutchinson County, Texas for all 10 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Hutchinson County has climbed by 22 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 76 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow worsening in crime over the last 10 years in Hutchinson County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit over one thousand for Hutchinson County, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Hutchinson County, Texas (1999-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

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

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

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