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Total crime 64%
Violent crime 73%
Property crime 63%
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. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEdwardsville/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,085 (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)655 (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)3,429 (estimate)2,6742,110

Key findings

  • Edwardsville crime rates are 64% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Edwardsville are 73% higher than the national average
  • In Edwardsville you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Edwardsville is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Edwardsville has decreased by 5%

Edwardsville crime map

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      Daily Crime In Edwardsville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Edwardsville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Edwardsville is 1 in 153
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Edwardsville is 1 in 30
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Edwardsville is 1 in 25

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

      Edwardsville police department

      ItemEdwardsvilleAlabamaNational
      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.

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      Choccolocco, AL2,663104544648
      Heflin, AL3,4893121,6311,943
      Bowdon, GA2,2613802,2782,658
      White Plains, AL9154442,3222,766
      Ranburne, AL4554972,6013,097
      Tallapoosa, GA3,1554442,6953,139
      Nances Creek, AL3215402,8243,363
      Edwardsville, AL1806553,4294,085

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      Wallingford, IA1803412,2142,555
      Old Mill Creek, IL1802049261,130
      Castleford, ID1803541,9272,281
      Lincolnville, KS1805643,1783,742
      Fairview, KY1802702,3622,632
      Edwardsville, AL1806553,4294,085
      Source: The Edwardsville, 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.