Comal County, TX Arrest Records

Comal County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.08 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Harris, Montgomery, Smith, Bastrop, Henderson counties in Texas.
Comal County, TX property crime rate is 5.10 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 432 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 0.92% compared to 2015.

Comal County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Comal County in 2016 decreased by 8.35% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 168 to 146 while non-violent crime decreased by 7.28% from 742 to 688.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 432
Burglary 201
Aggravated assault 100
Motor vehicle theft 55
Revised rape 37

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Comal County decreased by 13.1% from 2015 and decreased by 19.78% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 182 to 146. In 2016 violent crime rate in Comal County was 76.92% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.108%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Comal County decreased by 7.28% from 2015 and decreased by 24.31% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 909 to 688. In 2016 property crime rate in Comal County was 82.04% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.51%.

How Comal stands up against other counties

Comal vs. Taylor

You’ll be in more risk in Comal compared to Taylor county that had 78.46% lower crime rate compared to Comal county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0074 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Taylor county.
Arson rates of 0.0074 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Taylor county.

Comal vs. Randall

You’ll be in more risk in Comal compared to Randall county that had 53.41% lower crime rate compared to Comal county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0594 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0075 in Randall county.
Larceny rates of 3.2050 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.4566 in Randall county.

Names with the most arrests in Comal

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Comal, Texas, the most crimes, that's 39.2% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Comal County is 0.81% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.7 daily crimes that occur in Comal County.
  • Comal, TX is more violent than Taylor.
  • In Comal County you have a 1 in 162 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Comal, TX have decreased by 8.35%.

Names in Comal County