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Galveston County, TX Arrest Records

What are Galveston County Arrest Statistics?

Galveston County had 3,353 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 313.88 per 100.000 population which is by 57.53% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 133 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Bell and county Brazos it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 3,353 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 313.88 Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 133 Violent crime arrests

Galveston County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Galveston is larceny/theft - 536 arrests followed by burglary - 281 and aggravated assault - 96 arrests.

  • 536 Larceny/Theft
  • 281 Burglary
  • 96 Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Galveston County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 59.89% lower.

Galveston County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Galveston County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.

Galveston County Crime Rate by Age Groups

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