Travis County, TX Arrest Records

Travis County, TX is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.57 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Harris, Bexar, Hidalgo, Montgomery, Smith counties in Texas.
Travis County, TX property crime rate is 2.78 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 2,234 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 7.71% compared to 2015.

Travis County, TX Crime Rate

Total arrests in Travis County in 2016 increased by 7.51% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 613 to 684 while non-violent crime increased by 6.71% from 3,129 to 3,339.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 2,234
Burglary 856
Aggravated assault 557
Motor vehicle theft 249
Robbery 64

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Travis County increased by 11.58% from 2015 and increased by 86.38% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 367 to 684. In 2016 violent crime rate in Travis County was 87.85% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.057%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Travis County increased by 6.71% from 2015 and decreased by 3.52% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 3,461 to 3,339. In 2016 property crime rate in Travis County was 90.21% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.278%.

How Travis stands up against other counties

Travis vs. Collin

You’ll be in more risk in Travis compared to Collin county that had 86.33% lower crime rate compared to Travis county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0534 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0021 in Collin county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.2076 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0309 in Collin county.

Travis vs. Hidalgo

You’ll be in more safety in Travis compared to Hidalgo county that had 79.39% higher crime rate compared to Travis county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.4644 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3683 in Hidalgo county.
Larceny rates of 1.8627 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.3100 in Hidalgo county.

Names with the most arrests in Travis

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Travis, Texas, the most crimes, that's 38.22% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Travis County is 0.9% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.92 daily crimes that occur in Travis County.
  • Travis, TX is more violent than Collin.
  • In Travis County you have a 1 in 298 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Travis, TX have increased by 7.51%.

Names in Travis County