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Killeen, TX Crime Reports & Statistics


Neighborhood Crime Statistics For Killeen, Texas


Population: 120,670 in 2009

Killeen, TX Map
The Killeen, 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. *
Killeen, TX Crime Categories
Killeen Law Enforcement
Killeen Violent Crimes
Killeen Forcible Rapes
Killeen Murders
Killeen Robbery
Killeen Aggravated Assaults
Killeen Property Crimes
Killeen Burglary
Killeen Larceny
Killeen Motor Vehicle
Killeen Arson
Killeen, 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Total Employees
278
Officers
213
Civilians
65
Year
2008
Total Employees
259
Officers
189
Civilians
70
Year
2007
Total Employees
246
Officers
198
Civilians
48
Year
2006
Total Employees
232
Officers
177
Civilians
55
Killeen, TX Violent Crime Statistics
In 2009, Killeen, Texas law enforcement had 750 violent crimes reported. With a population of 120,670 in 2009, there were 62.2 occurrences of violent crimes per 10k persons in Killeen, Texas. The total known offenses in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 787, 815 and 885, 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
750
Occurrences (per 10k)
62.2
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
885
Occurrences (per 10k)
76.4
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
815
Occurrences (per 10k)
78.2
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
787
Occurrences (per 10k)
76.4
Killeen, TX Forceable Rape Crime Statistics
In 2009, Killeen, Texas had 5.7 occurrences of forcible rape per 10k persons in a population of 120,670 in 2009. The total known offenses of forcible rape in Killeen in 2009 was 69. There were 81 known offenses in 2006, 82 in 2007, and 66 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
69
Occurrences (per 10k)
5.7
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
66
Occurrences (per 10k)
5.7
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
82
Occurrences (per 10k)
7.9
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
81
Occurrences (per 10k)
7.9
Killeen, TX Murder Statistics
Killeen, Texas had 5 murders in 2009. With a total population of 120670 in 2009, there were 0.4 occurrences of murder per 10k persons in Killeen, Texas. The murder rates in Killeen, Texas in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 8, 12 and 10, 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
5
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.4
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
10
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.9
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
12
Occurrences (per 10k)
1.2
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
8
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.8
Killeen, TX Aggravated Assault Statistics
The total known offenses of aggravated assault in Killeen, Texas in 2009 was 497. Killeen had 41.2 occurrences of aggravated assault per 10k persons in a population of 120,670 in 2009. In Killeen there were 452 offenses in 2006, 519 in 2007, and 593 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
497
Occurrences (per 10k)
41.2
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
593
Occurrences (per 10k)
51.2
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
519
Occurrences (per 10k)
49.8
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
452
Occurrences (per 10k)
43.9
Killeen, TX Robbery Statistics
In 2009, Killeen, Texas had 179 occurrences of robberies reported to the police. With 120,670 in 2009 people living in Killeen, in 2009 there were 14.8 occurrences per 10k persons. Based on statistics from the FBI, there were 246 robberies in 2006, 202 in 2007 and 216 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
179
Occurrences (per 10k)
14.8
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
216
Occurrences (per 10k)
18.6
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
202
Occurrences (per 10k)
19.4
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
246
Occurrences (per 10k)
23.9
Killeen, TX Property Crime Statistics
A property crime includes burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft and arson. In 2009, Killeen, Texas had 5513 property crimes. The population in 2009 for Killeen was 120,670 in 2009; the number of violent crimes per 10k persons was 456.9. Looking back at the previous three years in Killeen, Texas, you will see that there were 5471 property crimes in 2006, 5680 in 2007 and 4757 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
5,513
Occurrences (per 10k)
456.9
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
4,757
Occurrences (per 10k)
410.4
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
5,680
Occurrences (per 10k)
545.2
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
5,471
Occurrences (per 10k)
530.8
Killeen, TX Burglary Statistics
The total known offenses of burglary in Killeen, Texas in 2009 was 1735. Burglary is part of the violent crimes category. Based on the known offenses and its population of 120,670 in 2009 in 2009, Killeen, Texas had 143.8 occurrences of burglary per 10k persons. In Killeen there were 2121 burglary offenses in 2006, 2319 in 2007, and 1711 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
1,735
Occurrences (per 10k)
143.8
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
1,711
Occurrences (per 10k)
147.6
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
2,319
Occurrences (per 10k)
222.6
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
2,121
Occurrences (per 10k)
205.8
Killeen, TX Larceny Statistics
Killeen, Texas had 3566 offenses of larceny-theft reported to the police in 2009. With 120,670 in 2009 people living in Killeen that year, there were 295.5 occurrences per 10k persons. Based on the statistics from the FBI, there were 3108 larceny-thefts in 2006, 3098 in 2007 and 2877 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
3,566
Occurrences (per 10k)
295.5
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
2,877
Occurrences (per 10k)
248.2
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
3,098
Occurrences (per 10k)
297.3
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
3,108
Occurrences (per 10k)
301.5
Killeen, TX Motor Vehicle Crime Statistics
In 2009, Killeen, Texas law enforcement had 212 motor vehicle thefts reported. With a population of 120,670 in 2009 in Killeen, there were 17.6 occurrences of motor vehicle theft per 10k persons. The total known offenses by law enforcement of this kind in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 242, 263 and 169, 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
212
Occurrences (per 10k)
17.6
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
169
Occurrences (per 10k)
14.6
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
263
Occurrences (per 10k)
25.2
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
242
Occurrences (per 10k)
23.5
Killeen, TX Arson Statistics
The total known offenses of arson in Killeen in 2009 was 39. Killeen, Texas had 3.2 occurrences of arson per 10k persons in a population of 120,670 in 2009. In Killeen, Texas, the known offenses of arson were 44 in 2006, 36 in 2007, and 40 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 - Killeen, TX
Year
2009
Population
120,670
Occurrences
39
Occurrences (per 10k)
3.2
Year
2008
Population
115,906
Occurrences
40
Occurrences (per 10k)
3.5
Year
2007
Population
104,188
Occurrences
36
Occurrences (per 10k)
3.5
Year
2006
Population
103,073
Occurrences
44
Occurrences (per 10k)
4.3
*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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