RecordsPedia Public Records

Port Neches, Texas Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime figures for Port Neches, Texas. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Port Neches compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Port Neches, Texas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 5,663 total crimes reported in Port Neches, Texas (292 of them violent). Of the 566 crimes that occur a year in Port Neches, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Port Neches, Texas every 15 hours. This includes 3 murders, 37 rapes, and more than four thousand thefts (including 298 motor vehicle thefts).

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Port Neches, Texas for all 10 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Port Neches decreased by 30 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 14 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual decrease in crime over the last 10 years in Port Neches. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to five hundred for Port Neches, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Port Neches, Texas (1999-2008)

Remember that these graphs show reported crime figures and some step offs in crime numbers may be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Port Neches, Texas (1999-2008)

Visitors are cautioned against interpreting ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or differences in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual graph bars to see crime figures in these locations.

Borger, Texas Crime Statistics Katy, Texas Crime Statistics Port Neches, Texas Crime Statistics Forest Hill, Texas Crime Statistics Beeville, Texas Crime Statistics Rio Grande City, Texas Crime Statistics Levelland, Texas Crime Statistics Richmond, Texas Crime Statistics Lockhart, Texas Crime Statistics Converse, Texas Crime Statistics

Crime Data Information

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