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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 4%
Property crime 62%
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 peopleCottonwood/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime467n/a (estimate)3,7872,8962,489
Murder0n/a0.05.05.0
Rape0n/a0.050.342.6
Robbery5n/a40.588.181.6
Assault40n/a324.4311.9250.2
Violent crime45n/a (estimate)365455379
Burglary37n/a300.1394.3340.5
Theft359n/a2,911.41,796.91,549.5
Vehicle theft26n/a210.9249.4219.9
Property crime422n/a (estimate)3,4222,4412,110

Key findings

  • Cottonwood crime rates are 52% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cottonwood are 4% lower than the national average
  • In Cottonwood you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cottonwood is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cottonwood has increased by 1%

Cottonwood crime map

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      Daily Crime In Cottonwood (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cottonwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cottonwood is 1 in 275
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cottonwood is 1 in 30
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cottonwood is 1 in 27

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

      Cottonwood police department

      ItemCottonwoodArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.13.3

      Sex offenders in Arizona

      StateTotal offendersArizona /100KNational /100K
      Arizona8,206157266
      There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cornville, AZ2,647135725860
      Village of Oak Creek (Big Park), AZ6,150148794941
      Clarkdale, AZ4,159689921,060
      Sedona, AZ10,2091739301,103
      Dewey-Humboldt, AZ3,9652111,1301,340
      Lake Montezuma, AZ5,2274292,3002,729
      Camp Verde, AZ11,0964082,3482,756
      Cottonwood, AZ11,5983653,4223,787

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Elizabethtown, PA11,5983221,4771,799
      Arlington, TN11,5993951,7632,158
      Macedonia, OH11,595252,2482,273
      Berkley, CO11,5944763,2353,711
      Lake Los Angeles, CA11,6096723,5524,224
      Cottonwood, AZ11,5983653,4223,787
      Source: The Cottonwood, AZ 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.