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Total crime 67%
Violent crime 67%
Property crime 67%
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 peopleAtoka/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime79n/a (estimate)8313,2482,489
Murder0n/a0.07.35.0
Rape2n/a21.041.242.6
Robbery1n/a10.590.181.6
Assault9n/a94.6456.7250.2
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)126595379
Burglary5n/a52.6437.4340.5
Theft58n/a609.91,934.41,549.5
Vehicle theft4n/a42.1280.9219.9
Property crime67n/a (estimate)7052,6532,110

Key findings

  • Atoka crime rates are 67% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Atoka are 67% lower than the national average
  • In Atoka you have a 1 in 121 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Atoka is safer than 74% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Atoka has decreased by 14%

Atoka crime map

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The Atoka crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Atoka 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 Atoka crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Atoka (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Atoka, TN per 100,000 people. In Atoka, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 3.91 times less than the Tennessee average and 3.00 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Atoka is 4.72 times less than the Tennessee average and 3.01 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Atoka has a daily crime rate that is 3.77 times less than the Tennessee average and 2.99 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Atoka (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Atoka in comparison to other Tennessee communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Atoka safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Atoka being safer than 79% of cities in Tennessee and 74% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Tennessee cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Atoka. In conclusion, Atoka ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Atoka

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Atoka is 1 in 793
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Atoka is 1 in 142
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Atoka is 1 in 121
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Atoka, Tennessee you have a 1 in 793 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 142 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 121 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Atoka.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Atoka, Tennessee (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 Atoka has increased by 30%, the amount of property crime in Atoka has decreased by 19%, and the total amount of crime in Atoka has decreased by 14% year over year.

      Atoka police department

      ItemAtokaTennesseeNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1911,551558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.23.63.3
      There are a total of 19 Atoka police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37.4% less than the Tennessee average and 31.2% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Tennessee

      StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
      Tennessee24,578412266
      There are a total of 24,578 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 412 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mason, TN1,191129129258
      Brighton, TN2,931137308444
      Oakland, TN7,27012781793
      Lakeland, TN12,5412271,0111,237
      Gallaway, TN9481551,0871,242
      Wilson, AR93201,4651,465
      Munford, TN6,0252791,3321,611
      Atoka, TN8,917126705831

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pitman, NJ8,91646632677
      Cape St. Claire, MD8,9183341,4361,770
      Pulaski, VA8,9183923,2023,593
      Lake Villa, IL8,91658475533
      Purcellville, VA8,91477358435
      Atoka, TN8,917126705831
      Source: The Atoka, TN 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.