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Bay City, TX Crime Reports & Statistics


Neighborhood Crime Statistics For Bay City, Texas


Population: 17,811 in 2009

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The Bay City, TX crime report and city information below can give residents and potential residents incite on their local area and surroundings. This information that was collected and published on this site is from the participation of over 17,000 law enforcement agencies across the United States. These statistics are collected and published by the FBI on an annual basis for special studies and reports, on the cities in the United States. *
Bay City, TX Crime Categories
Bay City Law Enforcement
Bay City Violent Crimes
Bay City Forcible Rapes
Bay City Murders
Bay City Robbery
Bay City Aggravated Assaults
Bay City Property Crimes
Bay City Burglary
Bay City Larceny
Bay City Motor Vehicle
Bay City Arson
Bay City, TX Law Enforcement Statistics
Law Enforcement officers are individuals who ordinarily carry a firearm and a badge, have full arrest powers, and are paid from governmental funds set aside specifically for sworn law enforcement representatives. (UCR Definition)
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Law Enforcement - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Total Employees
54
Officers
35
Civilians
19
Year
2008
Total Employees
48
Officers
31
Civilians
17
Year
2007
Total Employees
52
Officers
36
Civilians
16
Year
2006
Total Employees
45
Officers
33
Civilians
12
Bay City, TX Violent Crime Statistics
In 2009, Bay City, Texas law enforcement had 65 violent crimes reported. With a population of 17,811 in 2009, there were 36.5 occurrences of violent crimes per 10k persons in Bay City, Texas. The total known offenses in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 166, 462 and 102, respectively .

Violent crime is composed of four offenses: forcible rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, aggravated assault, and robbery. Violent crimes involve force or threat of force. (UCR Definition)
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Violent Crimes - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
65
Occurrences (per 10k)
36.5
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
102
Occurrences (per 10k)
57.6
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
462
Occurrences (per 10k)
253.7
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
166
Occurrences (per 10k)
88.1
Bay City, TX Forceable Rape Crime Statistics
In 2009, Bay City, Texas had 5.6 occurrences of forcible rape per 10k persons in a population of 17,811 in 2009. The total known offenses of forcible rape in Bay City in 2009 was 10. There were 3 known offenses in 2006, 10 in 2007, and 8 in 2008.

Forcible rape is the carnal knowledge of a female forcibly and against her will. Rapes by force and attempts or assaults to rape regardless of the age of the victim are included. Statutory offenses (no force used--victim under age of consent) are excluded. (UCR Definition)
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Forcible Rape - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
10
Occurrences (per 10k)
5.6
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
8
Occurrences (per 10k)
4.5
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
10
Occurrences (per 10k)
5.5
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
3
Occurrences (per 10k)
1.6
Bay City, TX Murder Statistics
Bay City, Texas had 1 murders in 2009. With a total population of 17811 in 2009, there were 0.6 occurrences of murder per 10k persons in Bay City, Texas. The murder rates in Bay City, Texas in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 1, 0 and 1, respectively.

Murder and non-negligent manslaughter is the willful (non-negligent) killing of one human being by another. (UCR Definition)
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Murder - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
1
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.6
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
1
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.6
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
0
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.0
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
1
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.5
Bay City, TX Aggravated Assault Statistics
The total known offenses of aggravated assault in Bay City, Texas in 2009 was 26. Bay City had 14.6 occurrences of aggravated assault per 10k persons in a population of 17,811 in 2009. In Bay City there were 104 offenses in 2006, 418 in 2007, and 48 in 2008.

Aggravated assault is an unlawful attack by one person upon another for the purpose of inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury. The Program further specifies that this type of assault is usually accompanied by the use of a weapon or by other means likely to produce death or great bodily harm. Attempted aggravated assault that involves the display of--or threat to use--a gun, knife, or other weapon is included in this crime category because serious personal injury would likely result if the assault were completed. When aggravated assault and larceny-theft occur together, the offense falls under the category of robbery. (UCR Definition)
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Assault - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
26
Occurrences (per 10k)
14.6
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
48
Occurrences (per 10k)
27.1
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
418
Occurrences (per 10k)
229.5
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
104
Occurrences (per 10k)
55.2
Bay City, TX Robbery Statistics
In 2009, Bay City, Texas had 28 occurrences of robberies reported to the police. With 17,811 in 2009 people living in Bay City, in 2009 there were 15.7 occurrences per 10k persons. Based on statistics from the FBI, there were 58 robberies in 2006, 34 in 2007 and 45 in 2008.

Robbery is the taking or attempting to take anything of value from the care, custody, or control of a person or persons by force or threat of force or violence and/or by putting the victim in fear. (UCR Definition)
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Robbery - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
28
Occurrences (per 10k)
15.7
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
45
Occurrences (per 10k)
25.4
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
34
Occurrences (per 10k)
18.7
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
58
Occurrences (per 10k)
30.8
Bay City, TX Property Crime Statistics
A property crime includes burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft and arson. In 2009, Bay City, Texas had 902 property crimes. The population in 2009 for Bay City was 17,811 in 2009; the number of violent crimes per 10k persons was 506.4. Looking back at the previous three years in Bay City, Texas, you will see that there were 894 property crimes in 2006, 1088 in 2007 and 893 in 2008.

A property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The property crime category includes arson because the offense involves the destruction of property; however, arson victims may be subjected to force. Because of limited participation and varying collection procedures by local agencies, only limited data are available for arson. Arson statistics are included in trend, clearance, and arrest tables throughout Crime in the United States, but they are not included in any estimated volume data. The arson section in this report provides more information on that offense. (UCR Definition)
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Property Crime - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
902
Occurrences (per 10k)
506.4
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
893
Occurrences (per 10k)
504.4
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
1,088
Occurrences (per 10k)
597.4
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
894
Occurrences (per 10k)
474.5
Bay City, TX Burglary Statistics
The total known offenses of burglary in Bay City, Texas in 2009 was 217. Burglary is part of the violent crimes category. Based on the known offenses and its population of 17,811 in 2009 in 2009, Bay City, Texas had 121.8 occurrences of burglary per 10k persons. In Bay City there were 210 burglary offenses in 2006, 235 in 2007, and 194 in 2008.

Burglary is defined in the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program as the unlawful entry of a structure to commit a felony or theft. The use of force to gain entry is not required to classify an offense as a burglary. Burglary in the UCR program is categorized into three sub classifications: forcible entry, unlawful entry where no force is used, and attempted forcible entry. (UCR Definition)

Did you know that a burglary occurs in the United States every 15 seconds? In 2008, there were 2.4 billion burglaries in just the U.S.A! Property loss due to burglary totaled $4.3 billion in 2008, with an average loss of $1,991 per occurrence. You may qualify for a FREE home security system; simply fill out the form on the top of this page to get a free, no-obligation quote and protect yourself from being part of these statistics.
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Burglary - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
217
Occurrences (per 10k)
121.8
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
194
Occurrences (per 10k)
109.6
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
235
Occurrences (per 10k)
129.0
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
210
Occurrences (per 10k)
111.5
Bay City, TX Larceny Statistics
Bay City, Texas had 680 offenses of larceny-theft reported to the police in 2009. With 17,811 in 2009 people living in Bay City that year, there were 381.8 occurrences per 10k persons. Based on the statistics from the FBI, there were 651 larceny-thefts in 2006, 808 in 2007 and 689 in 2008.

Larceny-theft (except motor vehicle theft) is the unlawful taking, carrying, leading, or riding away of property from the possession or constructive possession of another. Examples are thefts of bicycles or automobile accessories, shoplifting, pocket-picking, or the stealing of any property or article which is not taken by force and violence or by fraud. Attempted larcenies are included. Embezzlement, confidence games, forgery, worthless checks, etc., are excluded. (UCR Definition)
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Larceny - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
680
Occurrences (per 10k)
381.8
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
689
Occurrences (per 10k)
389.2
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
808
Occurrences (per 10k)
443.7
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
651
Occurrences (per 10k)
345.5
Bay City, TX Motor Vehicle Crime Statistics
In 2009, Bay City, Texas law enforcement had 5 motor vehicle thefts reported. With a population of 17,811 in 2009 in Bay City, there were 2.8 occurrences of motor vehicle theft per 10k persons. The total known offenses by law enforcement of this kind in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 33, 45 and 10, respectively.

Motor vehicle theft is the theft or attempted theft of a motor vehicle. The offense includes the stealing of automobiles, trucks, buses, motorcycles, snowmobiles, etc. The taking of a motor vehicle for temporary use by persons having lawful access is excluded from this definition. (UCR Definition)
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Motor Vehicle Crime - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
5
Occurrences (per 10k)
2.8
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
10
Occurrences (per 10k)
5.6
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
45
Occurrences (per 10k)
24.7
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
33
Occurrences (per 10k)
17.5
Bay City, TX Arson Statistics
The total known offenses of arson in Bay City in 2009 was 4. Bay City, Texas had 2.2 occurrences of arson per 10k persons in a population of 17,811 in 2009. In Bay City, Texas, the known offenses of arson were 2 in 2006, 1 in 2007, and 5 in 2008.

Arson is any willful or malicious burning or attempt to burn, with or without intent to defraud, a dwelling house, public building, motor vehicle or aircraft, personal property of another, etc. (UCR Definition)
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Arson - Bay City, TX
Year
2009
Population
17,811
Occurrences
4
Occurrences (per 10k)
2.2
Year
2008
Population
17,705
Occurrences
5
Occurrences (per 10k)
2.8
Year
2007
Population
18,211
Occurrences
1
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.5
Year
2006
Population
18,842
Occurrences
2
Occurrences (per 10k)
1.1
*Disclaimer: Each year when the FBI crime statistics are published, we compile the rankings of cities and countries on our website. These rough rankings provide no insight into the numerous variables that mold crime in a particular town, city, county, state, or region. Because of this, these numbers sometimes lead to simplistic and/or incomplete analyses that often create misleading perceptions adversely affecting communities and their residents. SecurityGuide.com is not responsible for the accuracy or incompleteness of these figures.
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