Rockwall County, TX Arrest Records

Rockwall County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.22 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Harris, Travis, Bexar, Hidalgo, Montgomery counties in Texas.
Rockwall County, TX property crime rate is 0.74 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 40 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 14.89% compared to 2015.

Rockwall County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Rockwall County in 2016 decreased by 16.51% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 12 to 21 while non-violent crime decreased by 27.84% from 97 to 70.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 40
Burglary 19
Aggravated assault 13
Motor vehicle theft 11
Revised rape 5

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Rockwall County increased by 75% from 2015 and decreased by 30% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 30 to 21. In 2016 violent crime rate in Rockwall County was 95.24% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.022%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Rockwall County decreased by 27.84% from 2015 and decreased by 67.44% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 215 to 70. In 2016 property crime rate in Rockwall County was 97.38% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.074%.

How Rockwall stands up against other counties

Rockwall vs. Bowie

You’ll be in more safety in Rockwall compared to Bowie county that had 552.47% higher crime rate compared to Rockwall county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0319 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0213 in Bowie county.
Burglary rates of 0.2022 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.8858 in Bowie county.

Rockwall vs. Victoria

You’ll be in more safety in Rockwall compared to Victoria county that had 584.63% higher crime rate compared to Rockwall county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0532 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.3677 in Victoria county.
Larceny rates of 0.4256 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.1254 in Victoria county.

Names with the most arrests in Rockwall

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Rockwall, Texas, the most crimes, that's 36.32% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Rockwall County is 0.97% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.27 daily crimes that occur in Rockwall County.
  • Rockwall, TX is safer than Bowie.
  • In Rockwall County you have a 1 in 1033 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Rockwall, TX have decreased by 16.51%.

Names in Rockwall County