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Criminal statistics for the state of Texas

Total Crime - In 2006, Texas had a Total Crime Index of 4597.8 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 5.2% from the previous year in 2005. The Total Crime Index was down 7.3% since 2000 and down even more in 1988, down 42.7%. Texas's Total Crime Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Violent Crime - Texas had a Violent Crime Index of 516.3 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was down 2.3% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 2.2% since 1984, but down 38.6% since 1991. Texas's Violent Crime Index has changed slightly during the past twenty five years, declining slightly.
Property Crime - Texas's 2006 Property Crime Index was 4081.5 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was down 5.5% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was down 7.5% since 2000 and down from a 25 year high in 1988, down 44.6%. Texas's Property Crime Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Texas Murder Rate was 5.9 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 3.3% from the previous year in 2005. Texas's Murder Rate has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Texas's Forcible Rape Index was 35.6 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 4.1% from the previous year, 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was down 2% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1993, down 35.3%. Texas's Forcible Rape Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Texas was 158.5 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 1.5% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 9.2% since 1998, but down 44.7% since 1991. Texas's Robbery Index has been gradually dropping during the past 25 years.
Aggravated Assault - Texas's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 316.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 3.8% from the previous year in 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 18.3% since 1984, but down 35.2% since 1992. Texas's Aggravated Assault Index has gradually been increasing during the past 25 years.
Burglary - In 2006, Texas had a Burglary Index of 917.3 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 4.4% from the previous year in 2005. The Burglary Index was up 1.2% since 2000, but down 57.5% since 1988. Texas's Burglary Index has significantly been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Texas was 2758.2 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 6.6% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 9.8% since 2000 and down from a 25 year high in 1988, down 37.5%. Texas's Larceny Theft Index has been gradually dropping during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Texas was 405.9 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 6.6% from the previous year in 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was down 8.7% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1991, down 57.1%. Texas's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.