Burkburnett, TX Arrest Records

Burkburnett, TX is among the safest cities in the USA with 4.15 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 417th safest city in Texas among the 574 cities.
Burkburnett, TX property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 29.85 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 244 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 10.95% compared to 2015.

Burkburnett Crime Rate

Total arrests in Burkburnett 2016 decreased by 15.66% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 33 to 46 while non-violent crime decreased by 20.05% from 414 to 331.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 244
Burglary 64
Aggravated assault 39
Motor vehicle theft 23
Legacy rape 4

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 Burkburnett 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 Burkburnett increased by 39.39% from 2015 and increased by 100% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 23 to 46. In 2016 violent crime rate in Burkburnett was 11.59% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.415%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Burkburnett decreased by 20.05% from 2015 and increased by 17.79% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 281 to 331. In 2016 property crime rate in Burkburnett was 5.02% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.985%.

How Burkburnett stands up against other cities

Burkburnett vs. Raymondville

You’ll be in more safety in Burkburnett compared to Raymondville that had 20.25% higher crime rate compared to Burkburnett according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Raymondville city.
Burglary rates of 5.7720 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 8.2853 in Raymondville.

Burkburnett vs. Vidor

You’ll be in more safety in Burkburnett compared to Vidor that had 8.64% higher crime rate compared to Burkburnett according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Vidor city.
Burglary rates of 5.7720 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 7.3697 in Vidor.

Names with the most arrests in Burkburnett

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 33.67% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Burkburnett is 0.03% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 9.32 daily crimes that occur in Burkburnett.
  • Burkburnett is safer than Raymondville.
  • In Burkburnett you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Burkburnett have decreased by 15.66%.