Houston, TX Analytics

January recorded 19,294 crime incidents.

December recorded 20,360 crime incidents.

November recorded 20,102 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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Crime Types

  • Theft: 23,800
  • Assault: 14,035
  • Other: 7,178
  • Vandalism: 5,416
  • Arrest: 3,857
  • Burglary: 3,183
  • Robbery: 1,943
  • Shooting: 240
  • Arson: 104

Crime by Month

In the past three months, December had the most number of crimes in Houston, Texas.

December had about 1% more crime than November, with December producing 258 more crimes than November.

December had about 1% more crime than January, with December producing 1,066 more crimes than January.

Most Committed Crimes in Houston, Texas

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 40% of crime in Houston, Texas.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 98% of violent crime in Houston, Texas.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 88% of property crime in Houston, Texas.

Reported Shootings in Houston, Texas

We recorded 240 shootings over a three month period in Houston, Texas. That's an average of about 80 shootings per month. December saw the most shootings with 100, followed by November with 72 shootings, and January with 68 shootings.

Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.

We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.

Data is based on a radius around the center point of Houston. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.