College Station, TX Arrest Records

College Station, TX is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.21 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 274th safest city in Texas among the 574 cities.
College Station, TX property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 20.67 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 1,840 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 6.31% compared to 2015.

College Station Crime Rate

Total arrests in College Station 2016 decreased by 5.73% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 234 to 245 while non-violent crime decreased by 6.72% from 2,455 to 2,290.

5 Crimes In College Station, TX in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 1,840
Burglary 342
Aggravated assault 140
Motor vehicle theft 108
Legacy rape 52

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 College Station 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 College Station increased by 4.7% from 2015 and decreased by 14.93% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 288 to 245. In 2016 violent crime rate in College Station was 52.87% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.221%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in College Station decreased by 6.72% from 2015 and decreased by 23.49% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2,993 to 2,290. In 2016 property crime rate in College Station was 27.28% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.067%.

How College Station stands up against other cities

College Station vs. Pearland

You’ll be in more risk in College Station compared to Pearland that had 13.11% lower crime rate compared to College Station according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.2637 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.8598 in Pearland city.
Larceny rates of 16.6087 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 14.9184 in Pearland.

College Station vs. Richardson

You’ll be in more safety in College Station compared to Richardson that had 1.48% higher crime rate compared to College Station according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.2637 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5653 in Richardson city.
Larceny rates of 16.6087 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 16.5524 in Richardson.

Names with the most arrests in College Station

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 35.48% are people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by women. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the city.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in College Station is 0.31% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 6.27 daily crimes that occur in College Station.
  • College Station is more violent than Pearland.
  • In College Station you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in College Station have decreased by 5.73%.