Reported Annual Crime In Benton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenton/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,406 (estimate)3,4802,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenton/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.45.3
Rapen/an/an/a39.440.4
Robberyn/an/an/a96.4102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a388.2248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)215 (estimate)532386
Burglaryn/an/an/a700.5468.9
Theftn/an/an/a2,006.31,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a241.1236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,191 (estimate)2,9482,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Lowndesboro, AL1672151,1911,406
Valley Grande, AL3,9512401,3271,567
Hayneville, AL1,1132631,4561,719
Autaugaville, AL1,1012681,4831,751
Mosses, AL1,0692951,6371,932
Selmont-West Selmont, AL2,8873331,8432,176
White Hall, AL8017884,3675,155
Benton, AL422151,1911,406

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Benton is 50% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.85 daily crimes that occur in Benton.
  • Benton is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Benton you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Benton has increased by 1%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Benton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Benton is 1 in 466
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Benton is 1 in 84
The chance of being a victim of crime in Benton is 1 in 72

Year Over Year Crime In Benton (per 100,000 people)

Benton police department

ItemBentonAlabamaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,968556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.13.3

Sex offenders in Alabama

StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
Alabama11,372245222
There are a total of 11,372 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 245 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 10% greater than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Commerce, MO427073,8124,519
Strathcona, MN423292,8883,217
New Witten, SD424402,0872,528
Metz, MO428394,5235,362
Westerville, NE423712,8853,256
Benton, AL422151,1911,406
Source: The Benton, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.