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Slaton, Texas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,530 total crimes reported in Slaton, Texas (163 of them violent). Of the 191 crimes that take place per year in Slaton, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Slaton, Texas 191 times a year.

Total Crime in Slaton, 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

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Slaton, Texas for 8 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Slaton has been reduced by 44%. Throughout the same period of time, violent crime improved by 13%. By and large, the crime data indicate a general improvement in crime over the last 8 years in Slaton. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to two hundred for Slaton, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Slaton, Texas (2001-2008)

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

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Crime Data Information

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