Gregg County, TX Arrest Records

Gregg County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.44 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Harris, Hidalgo, Montgomery, Smith, Bastrop counties in Texas.
Gregg County, TX property crime rate is 3.64 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 253 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 21.91% compared to 2015.

Gregg County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Gregg County in 2016 decreased by 22.87% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 90 to 55 while non-violent crime decreased by 20.32% from 566 to 451.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 253
Burglary 149
Motor vehicle theft 49
Aggravated assault 37
Robbery 10

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Gregg County decreased by 38.89% from 2015 and decreased by 32.1% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 81 to 55. In 2016 violent crime rate in Gregg County was 90.53% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.044%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Gregg County decreased by 20.32% from 2015 and decreased by 24.2% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 595 to 451. In 2016 property crime rate in Gregg County was 87.18% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.364%.

How Gregg stands up against other counties

Gregg vs. Potter

You’ll be in more risk in Gregg compared to Potter county that had 43.94% lower crime rate compared to Gregg county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0808 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0579 in Potter county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.3960 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2979 in Potter county.

Gregg vs. Grayson

You’ll be in more risk in Gregg compared to Grayson county that had 0.83% lower crime rate compared to Gregg county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0808 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0078 in Grayson county.
Arson rates of 0.0162 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Grayson county.

Names with the most arrests in Gregg

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Gregg, Texas, the most crimes, that's 39.24% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Gregg County is 0.88% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.12 daily crimes that occur in Gregg County.
  • Gregg, TX is more violent than Potter.
  • In Gregg County you have a 1 in 245 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Gregg, TX have decreased by 22.87%.

Names in Gregg County