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Total crime 71%
Violent crime 81%
Property crime 69%
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 peopleFranklin/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,412 (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)688 (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)3,725 (estimate)2,8172,200

Key findings

  • Franklin crime rates are 71% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Franklin are 81% higher than the national average
  • In Franklin you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Franklin is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Franklin has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Franklin (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Franklin

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Franklin is 1 in 146
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Franklin is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Franklin is 1 in 23

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

      Franklin police department

      ItemFranklinAlabamaNational
      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

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      Reeltown, AL3635032,7253,227
      Notasulga, AL9516123,3153,927
      Loachapoka, AL2346313,4164,046
      Tuskegee, AL9,0506363,4454,081
      Shorter, AL5817103,8494,559
      Eclectic, AL1,0029784,0124,990
      Tallassee, AL5,6579255,9356,860
      Franklin, AL1986883,7254,412

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Waldorf, MN1983202,8993,218
      Robinson, KS1986764,0544,729
      New Minden, IL1985432,5983,141
      Redvale, CO1984963,3363,832
      Dixon, MT1985923,9494,541
      Franklin, AL1986883,7254,412
      Source: The Franklin, 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.