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University Park, Texas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 5,670 total crimes reported in University Park, Texas (168 of them violent). Of the 567 crimes that take place per year in University Park, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in University Park, Texas every 15 hours. This includes 6 murders, 7 rapes, and just about five thousand thefts (including 252 car thefts).

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in University Park, Texas for all 10 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in University Park has been reduced by 17%. Throughout the same period of time, violent crime improved by 440%. By and large, the crime data indicate a general improvement in crime over the last 10 years in University Park. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to five hundred for University Park, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in University Park, 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

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Crime Data Information

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