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Total crime 48%
Violent crime 28%
Property crime 52%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSteele/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime13n/a (estimate)1,2102,5902,346
Murder0n/a0.09.66.5
Rape1n/a93.132.738.4
Robbery0n/a0.054.273.9
Assault2n/a186.2357.1279.7
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)279454388
Burglary2n/a186.2399.5314.2
Theft7n/a651.81,515.31,398.0
Vehicle theft1n/a93.1222.0246.0
Property crime10n/a (estimate)9312,1371,958

Key findings

  • Steele crime rates are 48% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Steele are 28% lower than the national average
  • In Steele you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Steele is safer than 50% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Steele has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Steele (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Steele

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Steele is 1 in 358
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Steele is 1 in 108
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Steele is 1 in 83

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

      Steele police department

      ItemSteeleAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)39,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.84.13.3
      There are a total of 3 Steele police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 30.1% less than the Alabama average and 12.7% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Southside, AL8,563171741912
      Rainbow City, AL9,59062895957
      Glencoe, AL5,1221988101,007
      Highland Lake, AL3971838631,047
      Ohatchee, AL9991739511,124
      Ragland, AL1,9212079731,180
      New Union, AL1,1382221,0441,266
      Steele, AL1,0892799311,210

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Butte Creek Canyon, CA1,089129624753
      Kennebunkport, ME1,08982545627
      Glasgow, MO1,089000
      Jeffersonville, GA1,0902091,0481,256
      Long Beach, IN1,09050250301
      Steele, AL1,0892799311,210
      Source: The Steele, AL 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.