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Total crime 110%
Violent crime 170%
Property crime 98%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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 peoplePalmer/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,922 (estimate)3,1662,346
Murdern/an/an/a9.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a38.938.4
Robberyn/an/an/a81.073.9
Assaultn/an/an/a543.2279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)1,046 (estimate)673388
Burglaryn/an/an/a384.5314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,802.01,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a306.4246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,876 (estimate)2,4931,958

Key findings

  • Palmer crime rates are 110% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Palmer are 170% higher than the national average
  • In Palmer you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Palmer is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Palmer has decreased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Palmer (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Palmer

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Palmer is 1 in 96
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Palmer is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Palmer is 1 in 21

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

      Palmer police department

      ItemPalmerTennesseeNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,551558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

      Sex offenders in Tennessee

      StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
      Tennessee24,578412266
      There are a total of 24,578 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 412 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Walden, TN1,90794350444
      Fairmount, TN3,197128475603
      Signal Mountain, TN8,50012659671
      Powells Crossroads, TN1,3382731,0111,284
      Altamont, TN1,1253551,3151,670
      Gruetli-Laager, TN2,1593751,3881,763
      Whitwell, TN2,1292891,9642,253
      Palmer, TN6911,0463,8764,922

      Cities with similar population

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      Ojo Amarillo, NM6911,1714,2775,448
      Arbon Valley, ID6913051,3941,699
      Alma, WI6913691,6972,065
      Midland, MD6916402,5753,214
      Turbotville, PA6914521,9042,356
      Palmer, TN6911,0463,8764,922
      Source: The Palmer, TN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.