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Total crime 69%
Violent crime 77%
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.
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 peopleColony/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,196 (estimate)3,1852,489
Murdern/an/an/a7.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a42.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a80.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a381.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)673 (estimate)511379
Burglaryn/an/an/a531.9340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,886.11,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a256.5219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,523 (estimate)2,6742,110

Key findings

  • Colony crime rates are 69% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Colony are 77% higher than the national average
  • In Colony you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Colony is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Colony has decreased by 5%

Colony crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Colony (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Colony

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Colony is 1 in 149
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Colony is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Colony is 1 in 24

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

      Colony police department

      ItemColonyAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.13.3

      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

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      Smoke Rise, AL2,556143746889
      Kimberly, AL2,8402168321,047
      Hayden, AL1,2221819491,130
      Dora, AL2,3622361,2351,471
      Good Hope, AL2,4992421,2641,505
      Morris, AL1,7751011,5601,661
      Warrior, AL3,1983111,5251,836
      Colony, AL3396733,5234,196

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Aristes, PA3394261,9542,380
      Columbia, NJ3392791,7982,076
      Freeborn, MN3393583,1583,516
      Rothbury, MI33902,0092,009
      McIntosh, AL3392,71511,31214,027
      Colony, AL3396733,5234,196
      Source: The Colony, 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.