Reported Annual Crime In Arab

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleArab/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime567n/a (estimate)6,7663,4822,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleArab/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.08.35.3
Rape6n/a71.641.641.7
Robbery3n/a35.886.598.0
Assault37n/a441.5387.8248.9
Violent crime46n/a (estimate)549524383
Burglary79n/a942.7645.7430.4
Theft406n/a4,844.92,048.11,694.4
Vehicle theft36n/a429.6263.4237.4
Property crime521n/a (estimate)6,2172,9572,362
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Arab, AL for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Arab, AL is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Arab, AL crime rates are 94% higher than in comparison to the Alabama mean and are 146% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Arab, AL has a rate that is 5% higher than the Alabama average; compared to the United States, it is 43% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Arab, AL is 110% higher than its state's mean, and 163% higher than the country's average.
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The Arab crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Arab as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Arab crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Arab is 146% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 18.54 daily crimes that occur in Arab.
  • Arab is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Arab you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Arab has increased by 1%.

Compare Arab, AL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Arab (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Arab, AL per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Alabama and on a national level. In Arab, AL the total number of daily crimes is 1.94 times more than the Alabama average and 2.46 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Arab, AL is 1.05 times more than the Alabama average and 1.43 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Arab, AL has a daily crime rate that is 2.10 times more than the Alabama average and 2.63 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Arab (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Arab, AL compared to other areas of Alabama, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Arab, AL safer than 32% when compared to other Alabama cities, and 9% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Alabama, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Arab, AL. At this time, Arab, AL sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Arab

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Arab is 1 in 183
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Arab is 1 in 17
The chance of being a victim of crime in Arab is 1 in 15
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Arab, AL? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Arab, AL, then there is a 1 in 183 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 17. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 15 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Arab, AL.

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

A good indicator of whether Arab, AL is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Arab, AL has increased by 6%, while the property crime rate in Arab, AL has not changed year over year. The number of total crimes in Arab, AL has increased by 1% year over year.

Arab police department

ItemArabAlabamaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)379,968558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.54.13.3
There are a total of 37 Arab police officers. This results in 4.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 11.4% greater than the Alabama average and 39.1% greater 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
Holly Pond, AL1,1462101,1841,394
New Hope, AL2,8081431,7131,856
Guntersville, AL8,3603782,1312,509
Eva, AL6015282,9803,508
Union Grove, AL915302,9943,524
Baileyton, AL7666303,5574,188
Grant, AL9617703,5204,290
Arab, AL8,2475496,2176,766

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
St. Martin, MS8,2452612,4992,760
Ripley, TN8,2491,2643,8185,082
Fort Mitchell, KY8,245721,0841,156
Pineville, NC8,24456914,06514,634
Humboldt, TN8,2541,1574,0805,238
Arab, AL8,2475496,2176,766
Source: The Arab, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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