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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 72%
Property crime 62%
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 peopleGaylesville/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,061 (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)652 (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)3,409 (estimate)2,6742,110

Key findings

  • Gaylesville crime rates are 63% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Gaylesville are 72% higher than the national average
  • In Gaylesville you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Gaylesville is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Gaylesville has decreased by 5%

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

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      Daily Crime In Gaylesville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Gaylesville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Gaylesville is 1 in 154
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Gaylesville is 1 in 30
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Gaylesville is 1 in 25

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

      Gaylesville police department

      ItemGaylesvilleAlabamaNational
      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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      Cedar Bluff, AL1,994561,1151,171
      Cave Spring, GA1,3193541,0611,415
      Ballplay, AL1,7482441,2761,520
      Centre, AL3,5732911,5231,815
      Summerville, GA4,4083212,2402,561
      Sand Rock, AL5264962,5973,093
      Fort Payne, AL14,1015652,9583,524
      Gaylesville, AL1636523,4094,061

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      Waitsfield, VT1631461,0301,177
      Woolstock, IA1633462,2482,594
      Goodlow, TX1636473,6944,342
      New Grand Chain, IL1635942,6963,290
      Waterloo, AL1637223,7804,502
      Gaylesville, AL1636523,4094,061
      Source: The Gaylesville, 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.