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Total crime 20%
Violent crime 28%
Property crime 18%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAlabaster/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime671n/a (estimate)2,0033,1852,489
Murder0n/a0.07.35.0
Rape2n/a6.042.242.6
Robbery10n/a29.880.481.6
Assault80n/a238.8381.0250.2
Violent crime92n/a (estimate)275511379
Burglary56n/a167.2531.9340.5
Theft497n/a1,483.51,886.11,549.5
Vehicle theft26n/a77.6256.5219.9
Property crime579n/a (estimate)1,7282,6742,110

Key findings

  • Alabaster crime rates are 20% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Alabaster are 28% lower than the national average
  • In Alabaster you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Alabaster is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Alabaster has not changed

Alabaster crime map

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The Alabaster crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Alabaster as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Alabaster crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Alabaster (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Alabaster, AL per 100,000 people. In Alabaster, the total number of daily crimes is 1.59 times less than the Alabama average and 1.24 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Alabaster is 1.86 times less than the Alabama average and 1.38 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Alabaster has a daily crime rate that is 1.55 times less than the Alabama average and 1.22 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Alabaster (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Alabaster to every other city in Alabama, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Alabaster safe? The gauges above illustrate that Alabaster is safer than 77% of every city located within Alabama along with 41% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Alabama and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Alabaster, AL is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Alabaster

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Alabaster is 1 in 365
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Alabaster is 1 in 58
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Alabaster is 1 in 50
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Alabaster? In Alabaster, AL you have a 1 in 365 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 58 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Alabaster.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Alabaster, Alabama (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Alabaster has not changed, the amount of property crime in Alabaster has not changed, and the total amount of crime in Alabaster has not changed year over year.

      Alabaster police department

      ItemAlabasterAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)889,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.13.3

      Sex offenders in Alabama

      StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
      Alabama10,698231266
      There are a total of 10,698 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 231 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Shoal Creek, AL1,44872375447
      Indian Springs Village, AL2,52980419500
      Highland Lakes, AL4,860133695827
      Helena, AL17,630315676990
      Meadowbrook, AL8,5341799381,118
      Shelby, AL1,3742301,2051,435
      Chelsea, AL11,7062351,2291,464
      Alabaster, AL32,2692751,7282,003

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Massillon, OH32,2682222,2912,513
      Valparaiso, IN32,2713221,7112,033
      Cookeville, TN32,2563523,0463,398
      Adelanto, CA32,3118001,3312,131
      Bethel Park, PA32,22234870904
      Alabaster, AL32,2692751,7282,003
      Source: The Alabaster, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.