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Total crime 39%
Violent crime 36%
Property crime 40%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBear Creek/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,569 (estimate)3,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a7.85.0
Rapen/an/an/a40.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a83.486.2
Assaultn/an/an/a387.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)244 (estimate)520381
Burglaryn/an/an/a590.1376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a268.3228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,324 (estimate)2,8172,200

Key findings

  • Bear Creek crime rates are 39% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bear Creek are 36% lower than the national average
  • In Bear Creek you have a 1 in 64 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bear Creek is safer than 51% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bear Creek has decreased by 37%

Bear Creek crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Bear Creek (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bear Creek

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bear Creek is 1 in 410
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bear Creek is 1 in 76
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bear Creek is 1 in 64

      Year Over Year Crime In Bear Creek (per 100,000 people)

      Bear Creek police department

      ItemBear CreekAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)19,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.94.13.3
      There are a total of 1 Bear Creek police officers. This results in 0.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 77% less than the Alabama average and 71.3% less than the National average.

      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
      Hackleburg, AL1,3432501,3531,603
      Phil Campbell, AL1,4332751,4921,767
      Haleyville, AL4,0574732,5603,033
      Hamilton, AL6,7843482,8293,177
      Natural Bridge, AL345302,8703,400
      Hodges, AL3016813,6914,373
      Lynn, AL4767133,8614,574
      Bear Creek, AL1,1642441,3241,569

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dickeyville, WI1,164120637757
      Fowler, CO1,1642211,4871,708
      Cooperstown, ND1,1641349761,111
      Logan Elm Village, OH1,1651168991,014
      Ruhenstroth, NV1,16378353431
      Bear Creek, AL1,1642441,3241,569
      Source: The Bear Creek, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.