Melissa, TX Arrest Records

Melissa, TX is among the safest cities in the USA with 0.86 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 95th safest city in Texas among the 574 cities.
Melissa, TX property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 10.33 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 68 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 172.00% compared to 2015.

Melissa Crime Rate

Total arrests in Melissa 2016 increased by 71.7% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 6 to 7 while non-violent crime increased by 78.72% from 47 to 84.

5 Crimes In Melissa, TX in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 68
Burglary 13
Aggravated assault 5
Motor vehicle theft 3
Murder 1

Other Cities in Texas with the Most Arrests

Among the 574 cities in state the most dangerous is Houston with 23,960 violent crimes that’s 24.59% of total of 97,437. South Padre Island has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 37 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
South Padre Island 184.80
Port Aransas 110.23
Humble 107.04
Kemah 81.85
Webster 80.53

Safest Cities in Texas

Are you planning a move to Texas? Here are the safest cities in Texas with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Melissa is 1 out of 201 up by 0.08% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Muleshoe and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in San Saba.

City Arrests
San Saba 1.00
Jourdanton 1.38
Danbury 2.24
Crane 2.49
Cumby 2.53

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Melissa increased by 16.67% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Melissa was 81.66% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.086%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Melissa increased by 78.72% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Melissa was 63.66% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.033%.

How Melissa stands up against other cities

Melissa vs. Celina

You’ll be in more risk in Melissa compared to Celina that had 21.42% lower crime rate compared to Melissa according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Celina city.
Burglary rates of 1.5986 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.3624 in Celina.

Melissa vs. Manor

You’ll be in more safety in Melissa compared to Manor that had 243.28% higher crime rate compared to Melissa according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Manor city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.3689 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.6098 in Manor.

Names with the most arrests in Melissa

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 75% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Melissa is 0.66% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.07 daily crimes that occur in Melissa.
  • Melissa is more violent than Celina.
  • In Melissa you have a 1 in 89 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Melissa have increased by 71.7%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Melissa, TX

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  • Arrest Date: 10-01-2018 09:44:00
  • Age: 37
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  • Address: 623 BRYANT ST, MELISSA TX 75454
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Rockwall, Texas arrested Randi Ann Pacheco on October 01, 2018. Pacheco is 37 years old, weighs 140 with brown hair and brown eyes.  All criminal suspects including Randi Ann Pacheco are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Rockwall County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 09-03-2018 04:44:00
  • Age: 37
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  • Address: 3208 FRANKLIN AVE, MELISSA TX 75454
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  • Summary: 37-year-old Sheena Renee Meziere james, arrested September 03, 2018 in Rockwall, Texas for DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED/OPEN ALCH CONTAINER. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Meziere james’s status may be obtained from the following: Rockwall County Law Enforcement.
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  • Address: 3608 REDWOOD CIRCLE, MELISSA, TX 75454
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  • Summary: Midland County Law Enforcement arrested Brian Isai Esquivel for PUBLIC INTOXICATION in Midland, Texas. PUBLIC INTOXICATION is a Misdemeanor offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Esquivel may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Midland County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-06-2018 12:01:00
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  • Address: 3205 FRANKLIN AVE, MELISSA, TX, 75454
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Montgomery, Texas arrested Shawn Douglas Roller on August 06, 2018. Shawn was charged with TAMPER/FABRICATE PHYS EVID W/INTEN IMPAI, PCS CS PG1 < 1G.  All criminal suspects including Shawn Douglas Roller are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Montgomery County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-30-2018 06:15:00
  • Age: 28
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  • Place of Birth: Texas
  • Address: 1624 EASTWOOD RD MELISSA TX 75454
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  • Total Bond: 12500
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  • Summary: Ellis County Law Enforcement arrested 28-year-old Kaila Rashae Thompson on June 30, 2018. The charge against Thompson is POSS CS PG 1 GT=400G, DWLI.  Thompson and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Ellis County Law Enforcement.