Reported Annual Crime In Lexington

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLexington/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,195 (estimate)3,4822,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLexington/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.35.3
Rapen/an/an/a41.641.7
Robberyn/an/an/a86.598.0
Assaultn/an/an/a387.8248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)632 (estimate)524383
Burglaryn/an/an/a645.7430.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,048.11,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a263.4237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,564 (estimate)2,9572,362

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The Lexington crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Lexington as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Lexington crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lexington is 53% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.49 daily crimes that occur in Lexington.
  • Lexington is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lexington you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lexington has increased by 6%.

Compare Lexington, AL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Lexington (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Lexington (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lexington

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lexington is 1 in 159
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lexington is 1 in 29
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lexington is 1 in 24

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

Lexington police department

ItemLexingtonAlabamaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)29,968558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.74.13.3
There are a total of 2 Lexington police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.3% less than the Alabama average and 16.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Alabama

StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
Alabama11,372245222
There are a total of 11,372 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 245 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 10% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Minor Hill, TN610000
St. Joseph, TN8670253253
Killen, AL1,1291841,0381,222
Rogersville, AL1,1612091,1811,390
Loretto, TN2,1053411,7052,045
St. Florian, AL4293301,8622,192
Anderson, AL2595893,3263,915
Lexington, AL6836323,5644,195

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Caddo Valley, AR6838355,3426,177
Ruch, OR6832392,5312,770
Caledonia, OH6833692,9923,361
Naches, WA6834244,4234,847
Emily, MN6832101,9342,144
Lexington, AL6836323,5644,195
Source: The Lexington, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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