A Comparison of Crime Statistics between Texas LTC and Non-LTC Holders for ABANDON/ENDANGER CHILD IMMINENT DANGER BI for 2019
The purpose of this article is to compare the crime statistics between the Texas License to Carry (LTC) holders and non-LTC holders for the offense of Abandon/Endanger Child Imminent Danger (BI) in 2019. Abandon/Endanger Child Imminent Danger is a crime that includes, but is not limited to, abandoning or endangering a child under the age of 15 who is in imminent danger as a result of their own behavior or the behavior of another person. It is important to study the relationship between LTC holders and crime statistics to ensure public safety, while also protecting the rights of law-abiding citizens.
II. Crime Statistics among Texas LTC Holders
The crime statistics among Texas LTC holders for Abandon/Endanger Child Imminent Danger in 2019 show 0 convictions. This is compared to the non-LTC holders which had 61 convictions. This shows that LTC holders are 0% more likely to engage in a crime than non-LTC holders.
III. Factors that may contribute to the difference in crime statistics between Texas LTC and non-LTC holders
A few factors that may contribute to the difference in crime statistics between Texas LTC and non-LTC holders are as follows:
- Background checks and eligibility requirements for obtaining an LTC
- Training and education for LTC holders
- Perception of risk and responsibility among LTC holders
In conclusion, the crime statistics in 2019 showed that Texas LTC holders were 0% more likely to commit the offense of Abandon/Endanger Child Imminent Danger than non-LTC holders. This is likely due to the background checks, eligibility requirements, training and education, and perception of risk and responsibility that Texas LTC holders are required to meet. The implications of this data show that Texas LTC holders are law-abiding citizens, and are likely to be a safer group than non-LTC holders.