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San Patricio County, Texas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 19,082 total crimes reported in San Patricio County, Texas (1,278 of them violent). Of the 1,908 crimes that take place per year in San Patricio County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in San Patricio County, Texas every 4 hours. This includes 13 murders, 202 rapes, and just about fourteen thousand thefts (including 746 car thefts).

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in San Patricio County, Texas for all 10 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in San Patricio County has risen by 71%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 85%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 10 years in San Patricio County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about three thousand for San Patricio County, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in San Patricio County, Texas (1999-2008)

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 San Patricio County, Texas (1999-2008)

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

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