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Seymour, Texas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 585 total crimes reported in Seymour, Texas (104 of them violent). Of the 73 crimes that occur a year in Seymour, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Seymour, Texas 73 times a year. This includes 3 murders, 13 rapes, and more than three hundred thefts (including 17 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Seymour, 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

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Seymour, Texas for 8 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Seymour increased by 15 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 42 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual increase in crime over the last 8 years in Seymour. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit nearly ninety for Seymour, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Seymour, Texas (2001-2008)

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

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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.

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Crime Data Information

Seymour, Texas law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The FBI has noted the following deviations from their data quality guidelines:

  • In 2006, the FBI determined that the agency's data were inflated. Consequently, affected data are not included in these graphs.
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