Dimmit County, TX Arrest Records

Dimmit County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.28 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Harris, Travis, Bexar, Hidalgo, Montgomery counties in Texas.
Dimmit County, TX property crime rate is 16.86 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 135 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 33.82% compared to 2015.

Dimmit County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Dimmit County in 2016 decreased by 34.63% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 10 to 3 while non-violent crime decreased by 33.33% from 273 to 182.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 135
Burglary 39
Motor vehicle theft 8
Aggravated assault 2
Arson 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Dimmit County decreased by 70% from 2015 and decreased by 93.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 45 to 3. In 2016 violent crime rate in Dimmit County was 94.08% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.028%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Dimmit County decreased by 33.33% from 2015 and decreased by 16.51% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 218 to 182. In 2016 property crime rate in Dimmit County was 40.68% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.686%.

How Dimmit stands up against other counties

Dimmit vs. Franklin

You’ll be in more risk in Dimmit compared to Franklin county that had 34.54% lower crime rate compared to Dimmit 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 0.0943 in Franklin county.
Larceny rates of 12.5069 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.7711 in Franklin county.

Dimmit vs. Runnels

You’ll be in more risk in Dimmit compared to Runnels county that had 79.9% lower crime rate compared to Dimmit county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0926 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Runnels county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.7412 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0957 in Runnels county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dimmit County is 0.48% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 4.7 daily crimes that occur in Dimmit County.
  • Dimmit, TX is more violent than Franklin.
  • In Dimmit County you have a 1 in 58 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Dimmit, TX have decreased by 34.63%.

Dimmit Police Departments