Brazoria, TX Arrest Records

Brazoria, TX is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.62 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 196th safest city in Texas among the 574 cities.
Brazoria, TX property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 16.55 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 34 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 9.68% compared to 2015.

Brazoria Crime Rate

Total arrests in Brazoria 2016 increased by 12% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 9 to 5 while non-violent crime increased by 24.39% from 41 to 51.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 34
Burglary 11
Motor vehicle theft 6
Legacy rape 3
Aggravated assault 2

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 Brazoria 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 Brazoria decreased by 44.44% from 2015 and increased by 66.67% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 3 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Brazoria was 65.43% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.162%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Brazoria increased by 24.39% from 2015 and decreased by 32% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 75 to 51. In 2016 property crime rate in Brazoria was 41.78% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.655%.

How Brazoria stands up against other cities

Brazoria vs. Needville

You’ll be in more risk in Brazoria compared to Needville that had 59.01% lower crime rate compared to Brazoria according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.6489 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.6477 in Needville city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Needville.

Names with the most arrests in Brazoria

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on 61.54% are people aged between 21-30. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the city.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Brazoria is 0.45% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 4.98 daily crimes that occur in Brazoria.
  • Brazoria is more violent than Needville.
  • In Brazoria you have a 1 in 55 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Brazoria have increased by 12%.