Crime in Texas


Crime in Texas

Crime in Texas refers to the statistics and history of crime in the American state of Texas

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Statistics

In 2008 there were 1,092,134 crimes reported in Texas including 1,374 murders and 874 rapes [1]

Number of Crimes per 100,000 persons (Crime Rates)[2]
Violent Crime Rates Property Crime Rates Total Rank
State Population Violent Crime Homicide Rape Robbery Serious Assault Property Crime Burglary Larceny Motor vehicle theft
California
Year Population Index Violent Property Murder Forcible rape Robbery Aggravated
assault
Burglary Larceny
Theft
Vehicle
Theft
1970
1980
1990
2000
2008

History

This section explains the history of crime in the American state of Texas.

Capital punishment laws

The death penalty (also known as capital punishment) is legal in the American state of Texas.[3]

Notable criminals and cases

Gallery

See also


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