F
Total crime 122%
Violent crime 221%
Property crime 104%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePrichard/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,193n/a (estimate)5,5193,1852,489
Murder7n/a32.47.35.0
Rape4n/a18.542.242.6
Robbery46n/a212.880.481.6
Assault206n/a953.0381.0250.2
Violent crime263n/a (estimate)1,217511379
Burglary309n/a1,429.6531.9340.5
Theft478n/a2,211.41,886.11,549.5
Vehicle theft143n/a661.6256.5219.9
Property crime930n/a (estimate)4,3032,6742,110

Key findings

  • Prichard crime rates are 122% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Prichard are 221% higher than the national average
  • In Prichard you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Prichard is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Prichard has not changed

Prichard crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Prichard crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Prichard 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 Prichard crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Prichard

See all the best places to live around Prichard

Compare Prichard, AL Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Prichard?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Prichard?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Prichard poll results

      Daily Crime In Prichard (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Prichard, AL per 100,000 people. In Prichard, the total number of daily crimes is 1.73 times more than the Alabama average and 2.22 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Prichard is 2.38 times more than the Alabama average and 3.21 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Prichard has a daily crime rate that is 1.61 times more than the Alabama average and 2.04 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Prichard (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Prichard to every other city in Alabama, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Prichard safe? The gauges above illustrate that Prichard is safer than 11% of every city located within Alabama along with 2% 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, Prichard, AL is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Prichard

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Prichard is 1 in 83
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Prichard is 1 in 24
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Prichard is 1 in 19
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Prichard? In Prichard, you have a 1 in 83 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 24. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Prichard, AL is 1 in 19.

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

      Determining whether Prichard is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Prichard violent crime rates have not changed. At the same time, property crime has not changed year over year. Total crimes for Prichard has not changed in the same time frame.

      Prichard police department

      ItemPrichardAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)489,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.14.13.3
      There are a total of 48 Prichard police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 48% less than the Alabama average and 35% 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
      Creola, AL1,7122001,0491,249
      Satsuma, AL6,1592601,2511,511
      Semmes, AL3,7862561,3371,593
      Daphne, AL24,2951351,7391,875
      Theodore, AL6,2214862,5423,027
      Spanish Fort, AL7,8253702,7573,127
      Chickasaw, AL5,9555833,0493,631
      Prichard, AL22,3401,2174,3035,519

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Auburn Hills, MI22,3423362,1972,534
      Chalmette, LA22,3456703,8604,530
      Ramona, CA22,3465102,6953,205
      Hopewell, VA22,3323342,1372,471
      Brent, FL22,3195853,3203,904
      Prichard, AL22,3401,2174,3035,519
      Source: The Prichard, 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.