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Total crime 41%
Violent crime 76%
Property crime 34%
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 peopleChatom/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime42n/a (estimate)3,5003,1852,489
Murder0n/a0.07.35.0
Rape0n/a0.042.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.080.481.6
Assault8n/a666.7381.0250.2
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)667511379
Burglary5n/a416.7531.9340.5
Theft25n/a2,083.31,886.11,549.5
Vehicle theft4n/a333.3256.5219.9
Property crime34n/a (estimate)2,8332,6742,110

Key findings

  • Chatom crime rates are 41% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Chatom are 76% higher than the national average
  • In Chatom you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Chatom is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Chatom has not changed

Chatom crime map

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      Daily Crime In Chatom (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Chatom

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Chatom is 1 in 150
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Chatom is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Chatom is 1 in 29

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

      Chatom police department

      ItemChatomAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)69,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.74.13.3
      There are a total of 6 Chatom police officers. This results in 4.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.7% greater than the Alabama average and 44.5% 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
      St. Stephens, AL3824802,5142,994
      State Line, MS8173923,3533,746
      Vinegar Bend, AL3446063,1723,778
      Millry, AL5636363,3293,965
      McIntosh, AL3392,71511,31214,027
      Chatom, AL9886672,8333,500

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Magazine, AR9886853,3454,030
      Stoneboro, PA9880202202
      Aragon, GA988000
      Silverado Resort, CA9881789421,120
      Section, AL9886773,5444,221
      Chatom, AL9886672,8333,500
      Source: The Chatom, 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.