The official, peer-reviewed report on Public Safety is forthcoming. We now present you with a brief overview on how Houston is faring in relation to other Texas regions.

Public Safety Overview

Crime rates and incidents of traffic fatalities have dropped significantly over the past decade. However, fraud remains a major issue, as much of the money lost is never regained. In addition, the growth in number of law enforcement officials is not keeping up with the growth in the region’s overall population. The Houston region also remains a hub for human trafficking. Check back in the future for further updates on the state of Domestic Violence in the Houston region.