Bell County, TX Arrest Records

Bell County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.30 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Harris, Travis, Bexar, Hidalgo, Montgomery counties in Texas.
Bell County, TX property crime rate is 2.21 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 489 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 1.66% compared to 2015.

Bell County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Bell County in 2016 decreased by 4.78% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 107 to 103 while non-violent crime decreased by 4.92% from 792 to 753.

5 Crimes In Bell County, TX in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 489
Burglary 199
Motor vehicle theft 65
Aggravated assault 52
Revised rape 42

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Bell County decreased by 3.74% from 2015 and increased by 255.17% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 29 to 103. In 2016 violent crime rate in Bell County was 93.55% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.03%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Bell County decreased by 4.92% from 2015 and decreased by 1.05% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 761 to 753. In 2016 property crime rate in Bell County was 92.22% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.221%.

How Bell stands up against other counties

Bell vs. Galveston

You’ll be in more safety in Bell compared to Galveston county that had 38.58% higher crime rate compared to Bell county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.1234 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0698 in Galveston county.
Arson rates of 0.0793 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0486 in Galveston county.

Bell vs. Brazoria

You’ll be in more safety in Bell compared to Brazoria county that had 40.68% higher crime rate compared to Bell county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0169 in Brazoria county.
Arson rates of 0.0793 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0226 in Brazoria county.

Names with the most arrests in Bell

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Bell, Texas, the most crimes, that's 25.93% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bell County is 0.92% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.69 daily crimes that occur in Bell County.
  • Bell, TX is safer than Galveston.
  • In Bell County you have a 1 in 398 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Bell, TX have decreased by 4.78%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Bell, TX

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  • Date of Birth: 10-19-1957 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-05-2020 06:18:00
  • Age: 62
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 158.0 lbs
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  • Place of Birth: Texas
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  • State: Texas
  • Total Bond: 100000.00
  • Booking Date: 2020-04-05 18:18:00
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  • Summary: Henry Junior Williams was arrested on April 05, 2020. He is 62 years old, 5' 9" tall, weighs 158.0 lbs. Williams is charged with PC 22.02(a)(2) / AGG ASSAULT W/DEADLY WEAPON by police near Bell, Texas. PC 22.02(a)(2) / AGG ASSAULT W/DEADLY WEAPON is a SECOND DEGREE FELONY offense and bond was set at unknown as individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Bell County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: OLVERA, LUIS
  • Date of Birth: 06-08-1985 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-05-2020 04:53:00
  • Age: 34
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Hispanic
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  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Weight: 200.0 lbs
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  • Place of Birth: Texas
  • Address: TEMPLE, TEXAS (STATE) 76504
  • State: Texas
  • Total Bond: 0.00
  • Booking Date: 2020-04-05 16:53:00
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  • Summary: 34-year-old Luis Olvera was arrested in Bell, Texas for PC 31.03 /THEFT OF PROP>=$100<$750, / OFFENSE UNKNOWN on April 05, 2020.He is 5' 4" tall, weighs 200.0 lbs. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Bell County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
  • Aliases: ZACK, XX, ZACH, YOUNH, ZEHARIAH HUNTER, YOUNG, ZECHARIAH H, ZECH, ZECHARIAN H, ZECHARIAH HUNTER
  • Date of Birth: 08-20-1979 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-04-2020 09:46:00
  • Age: 40
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 6"
  • Weight: 155.0 lbs
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  • Place of Birth: Texas
  • Address: LAKE WORTH, TEXAS (STATE) 76135
  • State: Texas
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  • Booking Date: 2020-04-04 21:46:00
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  • Summary: On April 04, 2020, Zechariah Hunter Young, 40, was arrested by police near Bell, Texas. He is 5' 6" tall, weighs 155.0 lbs. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Young’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Bell County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: CROSS, JULIE
  • Date of Birth: 08-10-1976 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-03-2020 10:41:00
  • Age: 43
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 190.0 lbs
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  • Place of Birth: Texas
  • Address: BELL, 76513
  • State: Texas
  • Total Bond: 0.00
  • Booking Date: 2020-04-03 22:41:00
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  • Summary: On April 03, 2020, Bell County Law Enforcement arrested 43-year-old Julie Ann Cross for PC 42.062 / INTERFER W/EMERGENCY CALL, PC 22.01(a)(1) / ASSAULT CAUSES BODILY INJURY FAMILY MEMBER in Bell, Texas. She is 5' 7" tall, weighs 190.0 lbs. PC 42.062 / INTERFER W/EMERGENCY CALL, PC 22.01(a)(1) / ASSAULT CAUSES BODILY INJURY FAMILY MEMBER is a CLASS A offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Cross may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Bell County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: SCOTT, SHANTI SHAMAR, SCOTTIE, SHANTI, SHANTI SCOTTIE
  • Date of Birth: 11-08-1991 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-03-2020 10:01:00
  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 320.0 lbs
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  • Place of Birth: Texas
  • Address: KILLEEN, TEXAS (STATE) 76549
  • State: Texas
  • Total Bond: 5000.00
  • Booking Date: 2020-04-03 10:01:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of PC 22.07(c)(1) / TERRORISTIC THREAT OF FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD on April 03, 2020 was Shanti Scotty Scott. The 28-year-old Scott was arrested by Bell County Law Enforcement. He is 6' 0" tall, weighs 320.0 lbs. Bond was set at unknown amount for the CLASS A charge because Scott is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Bell County Law Enforcement.