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Total crime 17%
Violent crime 23%
Property crime 15%
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 peopleClanton/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,009 (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)469 (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)2,540 (estimate)2,8172,200

Key findings

  • Clanton crime rates are 17% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clanton are 23% higher than the national average
  • In Clanton you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clanton is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clanton has decreased by 4%

Clanton crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Clanton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clanton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clanton is 1 in 214
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clanton is 1 in 40
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clanton is 1 in 34

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

      Clanton police department

      ItemClantonAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)329,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.74.13.3
      There are a total of 32 Clanton police officers. This results in 3.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.4% less than the Alabama average and 13.1% 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
      Thorsby, AL2,0072917761,067
      Marbury, AL1,9891839901,173
      Jemison, AL2,6222511,3611,613
      Maplesville, AL7864271,7092,137
      Billingsley, AL1155172,8023,319
      Clanton, AL8,7304692,5403,009

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Midland, WA8,7303783,5723,950
      Fairless Hills, PA8,7302211,0741,295
      Commerce, TX8,7323441,8052,149
      Perry Heights, OH8,7322962,3032,600
      Old Orchard Beach, ME8,7272591,8222,081
      Clanton, AL8,7304692,5403,009
      Source: The Clanton, 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.