The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Bristol, TN. These figures on reported criminal activity in Bristol, TN, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Bristol, TN is 14% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Tennessee, and when compared with the national average, is 40% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Bristol, TN has 6% lower than violent crime rate than Tennessee average, while remaining 53% higher than the national average. In property crime, Bristol, TN is 18% higher than the average of Tennessee and is 38% higher than the national average.