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Total crime 65%
Violent crime 55%
Property crime 67%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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 peopleForest Hills/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)822 (estimate)3,1662,346
Murdern/an/an/a9.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a38.938.4
Robberyn/an/an/a81.073.9
Assaultn/an/an/a543.2279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)175 (estimate)673388
Burglaryn/an/an/a384.5314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,802.01,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a306.4246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)648 (estimate)2,4931,958

Key findings

  • Forest Hills crime rates are 65% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Forest Hills are 55% lower than the national average
  • In Forest Hills you have a 1 in 122 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Forest Hills is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Forest Hills has decreased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Forest Hills (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Forest Hills

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Forest Hills is 1 in 573
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Forest Hills is 1 in 155
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Forest Hills is 1 in 122

      Year Over Year Crime In Forest Hills (per 100,000 people)

      Forest Hills police department

      ItemForest HillsTennesseeNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,551558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

      Sex offenders in Tennessee

      StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
      Tennessee24,578412266
      There are a total of 24,578 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 412 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

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      Kingston Springs, TN2,77173404477
      Nolensville, TN6,72484478563
      Brentwood, TN40,87344764808
      Oak Hill, TN4,686175648822
      Pegram, TN2,2922228241,047
      Belle Meade, TN2,70401,0861,086
      Franklin, TN70,6252279241,151
      Forest Hills, TN4,999175648822

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      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Johnstown, OH4,9990508508
      Brookshire, TX4,9993031,1261,429
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      Swoyersville, PA5,00061283344
      Giddings, TX5,0004681,6972,165
      Forest Hills, TN4,999175648822
      Source: The Forest Hills, TN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.