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Total crime 218%
Violent crime 44%
Property crime 248%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleJasper/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,109n/a (estimate)8,2083,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.07.85.0
Rape7n/a51.840.842.6
Robbery8n/a59.283.486.2
Assault59n/a436.6387.6246.8
Violent crime74n/a (estimate)548520381
Burglary125n/a925.1590.1376.0
Theft822n/a6,083.51,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theft88n/a651.3268.3228.9
Property crime1,035n/a (estimate)7,6602,8172,200

Key findings

  • Jasper crime rates are 218% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Jasper are 44% higher than the national average
  • In Jasper you have a 1 in 13 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Jasper is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Jasper has increased by 9%

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

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      Daily Crime In Jasper (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Jasper for every 100,000 residents. The Jasper total amount of daily crime is 2.46 times more than the Alabama average and 3.18 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Jasper, is 1.05 times more than the Alabama average, and it is 1.44 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Jasper has a daily crime average that is 2.72 times more than the Alabama average and 3.48 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Jasper (higher is better)

      How safe is Jasper, Alabama compared to other cities in Alabama and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Jasper is safer than 25% of the cities in Alabama and 8% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Alabama and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Jasper. Overall, Jasper is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Jasper

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Jasper is 1 in 183
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Jasper is 1 in 14
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Jasper is 1 in 13
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Jasper? In Jasper, you have a 1 in 183 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 14. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Jasper, AL is 1 in 13.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Jasper is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Jasper has decreased by 52% and the rate of property crime in Jasper has increased by 20%. The total crime rate in Jasper has increased by 9% year to year.

      Jasper police department

      ItemJasperAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)629,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.34.13.3
      There are a total of 62 Jasper police officers. This results in 4.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 6.3% greater than the Alabama average and 32.7% greater than the National average.

      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
      Dora, AL2,3622401,3011,541
      Carbon Hill, AL1,7392791,5101,789
      Cordova, AL2,0302971,6101,908
      Sumiton, AL2,735852,0022,087
      West Jefferson, AL4626433,4834,126
      Oakman, AL6667223,9094,630
      Nauvoo, AL1697464,0424,789
      Jasper, AL14,1375487,6608,208

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Forest Park, IL14,1374743,8154,289
      Willowick, OH14,1312822,1892,471
      Hewitt, TX14,1281241,4011,525
      Bridgetown, OH14,1502742,1322,407
      Conway, FL14,1243081,8272,135
      Jasper, AL14,1375487,6608,208
      Source: The Jasper, 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.