Hillsboro, TX Arrest Records

Hillsboro, TX is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.41 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 438th safest city in Texas among the 574 cities.
Hillsboro, TX property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 33.51 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 218 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 20.44% compared to 2015.

Hillsboro Crime Rate

Total arrests in Hillsboro 2016 decreased by 16.99% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 28 to 20 while non-violent crime decreased by 16.01% from 331 to 278.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 218
Burglary 44
Motor vehicle theft 16
Robbery 9
Aggravated assault 7

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 Hillsboro 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 Hillsboro decreased by 28.57% from 2015 and decreased by 9.09% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 22 to 20. In 2016 violent crime rate in Hillsboro was 48.63% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.241%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Hillsboro decreased by 16.01% from 2015 and increased by 14.88% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 242 to 278. In 2016 property crime rate in Hillsboro was 17.88% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.351%.

How Hillsboro stands up against other cities

Hillsboro vs. Whitehouse

You’ll be in more risk in Hillsboro compared to Whitehouse that had 57.66% lower crime rate compared to Hillsboro according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 1.0847 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1207 in Whitehouse city.
Larceny rates of 26.2746 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 8.5687 in Whitehouse.

Hillsboro vs. Fulshear

You’ll be in more risk in Hillsboro compared to Fulshear that had 80.73% lower crime rate compared to Hillsboro according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 1.0847 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Fulshear city.
Larceny rates of 26.2746 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 4.6133 in Fulshear.

Names with the most arrests in Hillsboro

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 46.94% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hillsboro is 0.08% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 9.84 daily crimes that occur in Hillsboro.
  • Hillsboro is more violent than Whitehouse.
  • In Hillsboro you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Hillsboro have decreased by 16.99%.