Bridgeport, TX Arrest Records

Bridgeport, TX is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.32 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 134th safest city in Texas among the 574 cities.
Bridgeport, TX property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 12.22 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 60 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 25.00% compared to 2015.

Bridgeport Crime Rate

Total arrests in Bridgeport 2016 increased by 16.05% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 13 to 15 while non-violent crime increased by 16.18% from 68 to 79.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 60
Burglary 18
Aggravated assault 13
Legacy rape 2
Motor vehicle theft 1

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 Bridgeport 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 Bridgeport increased by 15.38% from 2015 and increased by 25% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 12 to 15. In 2016 violent crime rate in Bridgeport was 50.57% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.232%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Bridgeport increased by 16.18% from 2015 and decreased by 2.47% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 81 to 79. In 2016 property crime rate in Bridgeport was 57.02% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.222%.

How Bridgeport stands up against other cities

Bridgeport vs. Sealy

You’ll be in more safety in Bridgeport compared to Sealy that had 114.79% higher crime rate compared to Bridgeport according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Sealy city.
Larceny rates of 9.2793 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 16.5404 in Sealy.

Bridgeport vs. Crockett

You’ll be in more safety in Bridgeport compared to Crockett that had 190.86% higher crime rate compared to Bridgeport 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 Crockett city.
Larceny rates of 9.2793 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 27.7778 in Crockett.

Names with the most arrests in Bridgeport

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 50% are people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bridgeport is 0.56% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.98 daily crimes that occur in Bridgeport.
  • Bridgeport is safer than Sealy.
  • In Bridgeport you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Bridgeport have increased by 16.05%.