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Total crime 77%
Violent crime 87%
Property crime 76%
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 peopleLynn/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,574 (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)713 (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)3,861 (estimate)2,8172,200

Key findings

  • Lynn crime rates are 77% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lynn are 87% higher than the national average
  • In Lynn you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lynn is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lynn has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Lynn (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lynn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lynn is 1 in 141
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lynn is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lynn is 1 in 22

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

      Lynn police department

      ItemLynnAlabamaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bear Creek, AL1,1642441,3241,569
      Double Springs, AL1,1402591,4041,663
      Carbon Hill, AL1,7392791,5101,789
      Winfield, AL4,4483301,7882,119
      Haleyville, AL4,0574732,5603,033
      Natural Bridge, AL345302,8703,400
      Brilliant, AL1,0493463,3453,691
      Lynn, AL4767133,8614,574

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Briaroaks, TX4762821,6271,909
      Mount Sidney, VA4761199911,110
      Martin, GA4764713,7084,179
      Greeleyville, SC4767164,4305,147
      Bay City, WI4763731,9722,345
      Lynn, AL4767133,8614,574
      Source: The Lynn, 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.