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Total crime 54%
Violent crime 79%
Property crime 49%
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 peopleMountain Brook/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime244n/a (estimate)1,1983,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.07.85.0
Rape2n/a9.840.842.6
Robbery7n/a34.483.486.2
Assault7n/a34.4387.6246.8
Violent crime16n/a (estimate)79520381
Burglary47n/a230.7590.1376.0
Theft175n/a859.01,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theft6n/a29.5268.3228.9
Property crime228n/a (estimate)1,1192,8172,200

Key findings

  • Mountain Brook crime rates are 54% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mountain Brook are 79% lower than the national average
  • In Mountain Brook you have a 1 in 84 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mountain Brook is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mountain Brook has decreased by 18%

Mountain Brook crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Mountain Brook (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Mountain Brook, per 100,000 residents. In Mountain Brook, the total number of daily crimes is 2.79 times less than the Alabama average and 2.15 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Mountain Brook are 6.62 times less than the Alabama average and 4.85 times less than the national average. For property crime, Mountain Brook has a daily crime rate that is 2.52 times less than the Alabama average and 1.97 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Mountain Brook (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Mountain Brook to every other city in Alabama, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Mountain Brook safe? The gauges above illustrate that Mountain Brook is safer than 96% of every city located within Alabama along with 75% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Alabama and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Mountain Brook, AL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mountain Brook

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mountain Brook is 1 in 1274
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mountain Brook is 1 in 90
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mountain Brook is 1 in 84
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Mountain Brook, Alabama you have a 1 in 1274 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 90 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 84 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Mountain Brook.

      Year Over Year Crime In Mountain Brook (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Mountain Brook is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Mountain Brook has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 16% in Mountain Brook, while property crimes in Mountain Brook have decreased by 20%. Total crime has decreased by 18% year over year.

      Mountain Brook police department

      ItemMountain BrookAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)649,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.14.13.3
      There are a total of 64 Mountain Brook police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23.2% less than the Alabama average and 4% less 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
      Shoal Creek, AL1,44873395468
      Indian Springs Village, AL2,52982442523
      Highland Lakes, AL4,860135732867
      Westover, AL1,315140756895
      Helena, AL17,630315676990
      Brook Highland, AL6,6041699161,085
      Meadowbrook, AL8,5341829881,171
      Mountain Brook, AL20,532791,1191,198

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pleasantville, NJ20,5324421,4711,914
      Lebanon, OH20,5361981,7641,962
      Nixa, MO20,5201201,1501,270
      Sapulpa, OK20,5462002,5252,726
      Silverdale, WA20,5463273,0863,413
      Mountain Brook, AL20,532791,1191,198
      Source: The Mountain Brook, 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.