Starr amassed 1,263 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Starr’s arrest rate was 601.98 per 100,000 residents. The county of Starr is 18.54% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 94 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Starr also experienced 292 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Austin and Bell, Starr is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Starr, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 140 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Starr, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Starr, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Starr has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Starr experienced 94 violent crimes and 292 non-violent crimes. When comparing Starr to the national average of 739.02, Starr is lower by 18.54% than the national average.