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Total crime 86%
Violent crime 18%
Property crime 103%
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 peopleDauphin Island/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime61n/a (estimate)4,7883,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.07.85.0
Rape0n/a0.040.842.6
Robbery0n/a0.083.486.2
Assault4n/a314.0387.6246.8
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)314520381
Burglary17n/a1,334.4590.1376.0
Theft35n/a2,747.31,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theft5n/a392.5268.3228.9
Property crime57n/a (estimate)4,4742,8172,200

Key findings

  • Dauphin Island crime rates are 86% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dauphin Island are 18% lower than the national average
  • In Dauphin Island you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dauphin Island is safer than 19% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dauphin Island has decreased by 4%

Dauphin Island crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Dauphin Island (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dauphin Island

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dauphin Island is 1 in 319
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dauphin Island is 1 in 23
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dauphin Island is 1 in 21

      Year Over Year Crime In Dauphin Island (per 100,000 people)

      Dauphin Island police department

      ItemDauphin IslandAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)269,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents20.94.13.3
      There are a total of 26 Dauphin Island police officers. This results in 20.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 415.5% greater than the Alabama average and 543.8% 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
      Bayou La Batre, AL2,5321,44012,20013,640
      Dauphin Island, AL1,1563144,4744,788

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      McLouth, KS1,1561961,1781,374
      Edinburg, IL1,1561,3651,1702,534
      Wilson, NY1,156175719893
      Monroeville, IN1,1561699641,133
      Livingston Manor, NY1,155192789980
      Dauphin Island, AL1,1563144,4744,788
      Source: The Dauphin Island, 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.