Kenedy County, TX Arrest Records

Kenedy County, TX is among the most violent counties in the USA with 14.85 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.
Kenedy County, TX property crime rate is 17.33 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 3 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 50.00% compared to 2015.

Kenedy County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Kenedy County in 2016 increased by 160% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 1 to 6 while non-violent crime increased by 75% from 4 to 7.

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

Crime Arrests
Revised rape 3
Aggravated assault 3
Burglary 3
Larceny-theft 2
Motor vehicle theft 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Kenedy County increased by 500% from 2015 and increased by 20% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 5 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Kenedy County was 216.48% higher than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 1.485%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Kenedy County increased by 75% from 2015 and increased by 75% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 7. In 2016 property crime rate in Kenedy County was 39.04% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.733%.

How Kenedy stands up against other counties

Kenedy vs. Borden

You’ll be in more risk in Kenedy compared to Borden county that had 46% lower crime rate compared to Kenedy county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Borden county.
Larceny rates of 4.9505 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 4.7393 in Borden county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Kenedy County is 0.03% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 8.82 daily crimes that occur in Kenedy County.
  • In Kenedy County you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Kenedy, TX have increased by 160%.

Kenedy Police Departments