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Limestone County, Texas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 6,233 total crimes reported in Limestone County, Texas (623 of them violent). Of the 779 crimes that transpire each year in Limestone County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Limestone County, Texas every 11 hours. This includes 4 murders, 70 rapes, and over four thousand thefts (including 271 automobile thefts).

Total Crime in Limestone 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

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Limestone County, Texas for 8 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Limestone County has climbed by 16 per-cent. In the course of the same period, violent crime dropped by 19 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow worsening in crime over the last 8 years in Limestone County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit over nine hundred for Limestone County, Texas in 2009.

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

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 Limestone County, Texas (2001-2008)

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

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