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Total crime 45%
Violent crime 42%
Property crime 46%
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 peopleFayetteville/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,420 (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)221 (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)1,198 (estimate)2,8172,200

Key findings

  • Fayetteville crime rates are 45% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fayetteville are 42% lower than the national average
  • In Fayetteville you have a 1 in 71 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fayetteville is safer than 56% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fayetteville has decreased by 4%

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

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      Daily Crime In Fayetteville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fayetteville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 453
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 84
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 71

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

      Fayetteville police department

      ItemFayettevilleAlabamaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wilsonville, AL2,1192111,1461,357
      Shelby, AL1,3742341,2701,504
      Chelsea, AL11,7062391,2951,534
      Stewartville, AL1,7652591,4021,661
      Mignon, AL1,0322801,5181,798
      Harpersville, AL1,7604071,8592,266
      Columbiana, AL4,2651,3562,3943,750
      Fayetteville, AL1,4372211,1981,420

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Phillips, WI1,437741,4131,487
      Fort Recovery, OH1,4371168981,014
      Elizabeth, PA1,4375564551,010
      Itasca, TX1,438591,0051,064
      Wood River, NE1,4361299421,071
      Fayetteville, AL1,4372211,1981,420
      Source: The Fayetteville, 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.