Reported Annual Crime In Lexington

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLexington/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,960 (estimate)3,4512,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLexington/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a7.24.9
Rapen/an/an/a42.038.6
Robberyn/an/an/a94.9101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a328.3237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)542 (estimate)472373
Burglaryn/an/an/a725.6491.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,040.71,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a212.7220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,419 (estimate)2,9792,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lexington is 38% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.85 daily crimes that occur in Lexington.
  • Lexington is safer than 18% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lexington you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lexington has decreased by 18%.

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Daily Crime In Lexington (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lexington

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lexington is 1 in 185
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lexington is 1 in 30
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lexington is 1 in 26

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

Lexington police department

ItemLexingtonAlabamaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)29,968556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.74.13.3
There are a total of 2 Lexington police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.3% less than the Alabama average and 17% less than the National average.

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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
St. Joseph, TN8780509509
Loretto, TN1,9111151,0931,208
Killen, AL1,1691751,1011,276
St. Florian, AL4233041,9172,221
Rogersville, AL1,1064042,7493,153
Lexington, AL6635423,4193,960

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Sligo, PA6634102,3592,768
Log Cabin, TX6636414,4075,049
New Holland, OH6633803,3663,746
Farina, IL6635833,0183,600
Hoboken, GA663000
Lexington, AL6635423,4193,960
Source: The Lexington, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. 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.