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Victoria County, Texas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 41,847 total crimes reported in Victoria County, Texas (4,466 of them violent). Of the 4,185 crimes that take place per year in Victoria County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Victoria County, Texas every 2 hours. This includes 47 murders, 377 rapes, and just about twenty-nine thousand thefts (including 1,703 car thefts).

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Victoria County, Texas for all 10 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Victoria County has risen by 24%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 16%. By and large, the crime data indicate a general rise in crime over the last 10 years in Victoria County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about five thousand for Victoria County, Texas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Victoria 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 Victoria 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

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