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Desoto Crime Rate Report (Texas)

Desoto crime statistics report an overall upward trend in crime based on data from 14 years with violent crime increasing and property crime increasing. Based on this trend, the crime rate in Desoto for 2018 is expected to be higher than in 2012.

The city violent crime rate for Desoto in 2012 was lower than the national violent crime rate average by 32.83% and the city property crime rate in Desoto was higher than the national property crime rate average by 22.91%.

In 2012 the city violent crime rate in Desoto was lower than the violent crime rate in Texas by 36.4% and the city property crime rate in Desoto was higher than the property crime rate in Texas but only by 4.53%.

Property and Violent Crime
Desoto Property Crime vs. State and National Per Capita
Desoto Violent Crime vs. State and National Per Capita

Desoto Crime Statistics
Summary Report

2012 Crime (Actual Data)*Incidents
Aggravated Assault77
Forcible Rape11
Larceny and Theft1,042
Motor Vehicle Theft118
Murder and Manslaughter1
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)1,914
Property Crime1,785
Violent Crime132
2018 Crime (Projected Data)*Incidents
Aggravated Assault66
Forcible Rape9
Larceny and Theft858
Motor Vehicle Theft68
Murder and Manslaughter4
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)1,735
Property Crime1,606
Violent Crime155

Property and Violent Crime Totals

Desoto Property Crime

Desoto Violent Crime

Actual versus Projected Crime Totals

Desoto Crime 2012

Desoto Crime 2018

City versus State versus National Crime Comparison

Desoto Property Crime vs. State and National Comparison

Desoto Violent Crime vs. State and National Comparison
* The source of actual data on this Desoto, Texas crime rate report is the FBI Report of Offenses Known to Law Enforcement for the corresponding year or years. Arson numbers are reported inconsistently. Zero values may indicate the data was not available. The projected crime rate data displayed above was generated from the trends and crime data available from previous years of actual reported data. In this case, the Desoto crime report data for 2018 was projected from 14 years of actual data. The last year of actual available crime data, as reported above, was 2012.

The FBI cautions the data users against comparing yearly statistical data solely on the basis of their population coverage. The comparisons made herein are thus, only meaningful upon further examination of all variables that affect crime in each reported city, state or other reported jurisdicition.


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