The city of Houston, with a total population of 2,412, experienced 135 arrests over the past three years. During 2010, the arrest rate totaled 294.36 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 22.05% difference making Houston lower than the national average of 377.65 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 18 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Houston also handled 53 arrests for property crimes during 2010. Compared to Palmer and Wasilla, Houston is a more dangerous place to live.
The city of Houston experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2010, Houston totaled 18 violent crimes and 53 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2010, Houston experienced 29 violent crimes. Of those, another 3 were for legacy rape, and 26 were for aggravated assault.