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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 26%
Property crime 56%
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 peopleSteele/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime13n/a (estimate)1,2103,1852,489
Murder0n/a0.07.35.0
Rape1n/a93.142.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.080.481.6
Assault2n/a186.2381.0250.2
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)279511379
Burglary2n/a186.2531.9340.5
Theft7n/a651.81,886.11,549.5
Vehicle theft1n/a93.1256.5219.9
Property crime10n/a (estimate)9312,6742,110

Key findings

  • Steele crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Steele are 26% lower than the national average
  • In Steele you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Steele is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Steele has not changed

Steele crime map

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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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rainbow City, AL9,59010524534
      Southside, AL8,563171741912
      Ohatchee, AL9991739511,124
      Highland Lake, AL3972061,0801,287
      Ragland, AL1,9212331,2181,450
      New Union, AL1,1382501,3061,556
      Ashville, AL2,4902521,3201,572
      Steele, AL1,0892799311,210

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Glasgow, MO1,089000
      Butte Creek Canyon, CA1,089129680808
      Kennebunkport, ME1,08955792847
      Jeffersonville, GA1,0901781,2401,418
      Theresa, WI1,09001,7441,744
      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 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.