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Total crime 136%
Violent crime 275%
Property crime 112%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCamden/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime111n/a (estimate)6,0863,3372,580
Murder1n/a54.87.85.0
Rape1n/a54.840.842.6
Robbery0n/a0.083.486.2
Assault24n/a1,315.8387.6246.8
Violent crime26n/a (estimate)1,425520381
Burglary28n/a1,535.1590.1376.0
Theft55n/a3,015.41,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a109.6268.3228.9
Property crime85n/a (estimate)4,6602,8172,200

Key findings

  • Camden crime rates are 136% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Camden are 275% higher than the national average
  • In Camden you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Camden is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Camden has increased by 257%

Camden crime map

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      Daily Crime In Camden (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Camden

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Camden is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Camden is 1 in 22
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Camden is 1 in 17

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

      Camden police department

      ItemCamdenAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)99,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.54.13.3
      There are a total of 9 Camden police officers. This results in 4.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.9% greater than the Alabama average and 38.5% greater 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
      Boykin, AL2478404,5525,393
      Oak Hill, AL108404,5525,393
      Camden, AL2,5601,4254,6606,086

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Luxemburg, WI2,5600312312
      Brookville, IN2,5601781,0131,190
      Overton, TX2,5604828841,365
      Seymour, TX2,5602691,1511,420
      Green Acres, CA2,5602801,4931,774
      Camden, AL2,5601,4254,6606,086
      Source: The Camden, 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.