PORT ARTHUR, TX | Crime Rates

PORT ARTHUR is a Region located in TX (Jefferson County), and has a population of 55,481. This region is policed by PORT ARTHUR POLICE DEPARTMENT.

PORT ARTHUR has an overall crime rate of 6,397 per 100,000 residents. This is one of the most dangerous regions in the United States. This means that your chances of becoming a victim of any type of crime in PORT ARTHUR is 1 in 16 if you reside there for a year.

Below are its crime rates and policing statistics according to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports (UCR). For more specific crime statistics (NIBRS) for many US cities & counties, see Offense Statistics.

Crime Rates

(per 100,000)
Crime Rate (Overall) 6,397 4,506
Murder Rate 16 6
Robbery Rate 353 148
Rape Rate 85 30
Assault Rate 1,822 644
Burglary Rate 1,346 726
Forced Entry Rate 1,008 417
Larceny Rate 2,307 2,185
Auto Theft Rate 465 362

Policing Statistics

Overall Clearance 21% 28%
Homicide Clearance 38% 56%
Assault Clearance 35% 52%
Rape Clearance 21% 38%
Robbery Clearance 17% 23%
Burglary Clearance 8% 12%
Larceny Clearance 15% 18%
Auto Theft Clearance 35% 12%

Sex Offenders

Of the 730,000 sex offenders in the United States, there are a total of 134 sex offender(s) in PORT ARTHUR. On a per capita basis, there are approximately 242 sex offender(s) per 100,000 people in PORT ARTHUR. This is compared to the nation-wide average of 240 sex offenders per 100,000 people.

To search the state sex offender registry for Texas see https://records.txdps.state.tx.us/SexOffender/index.aspx

Data estimated from arrests & clearances from a sample from the Uniform Crime Reports, Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Department of Justice. Washington, D.C. 2007. If missing data exist, these figures will tend to underestimate the true figures. Insideprison.com is not responsible for the currency or accuracy of this data.

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Crime Statistics News

City of Long Beach releases 2015 crime statistics
Friday, January 29, 2016
n 2015, the City of Long Beach, like much of the state, experienced a rise in both violent and property crime, driven mainly by increases in aggravated assaults and auto thefts. The City also saw decreases in some types of crimes like residential and commercial burglaries.

Abilene police chief says FBI crime statistics 'inaccurate'
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Abilene Police Chief Stan Standridge disagreed with the notion that Abilene is one of the most dangerous cities in Texas during a news conference Tuesday afternoon.

Rise in violent crime rate fueled by drug use
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Illegal drug use, particularly the prevalence of methamphetamine, is fueling a rise in violent crime in Rapid City, according to the 2015 crime statistics released Monday by the Rapid City Police Department.

SCMPD Chief Reports to City on Latest Crime Stats
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Savannah Chatham Metro Police Chief Jack Lumpkin is reporting latest crime statistics to new city council members and new Mayor Eddie Deloach at this hour.

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