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Total crime 135%
Violent crime 112%
Property crime 139%
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 peopleTalladega/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime929n/a (estimate)6,0563,3372,580
Murder4n/a26.17.85.0
Rape8n/a52.140.842.6
Robbery10n/a65.283.486.2
Assault102n/a664.9387.6246.8
Violent crime124n/a (estimate)808520381
Burglary179n/a1,166.8590.1376.0
Theft556n/a3,624.31,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theft70n/a456.3268.3228.9
Property crime805n/a (estimate)5,2472,8172,200

Key findings

  • Talladega crime rates are 135% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Talladega are 112% higher than the national average
  • In Talladega you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Talladega is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Talladega has not changed

Talladega crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Talladega (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Talladega for every 100,000 residents. The Talladega total amount of daily crime is 1.81 times more than the Alabama average and 2.35 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Talladega, is 1.56 times more than the Alabama average, and it is 2.12 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Talladega has a daily crime average that is 1.86 times more than the Alabama average and 2.39 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Talladega (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Alabama and all other cities across the US, is Talladega safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Talladega is safer than 15% of other cities in the state of Alabama. In addition, Talladega is safer than 3% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Alabama and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Talladega. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Talladega is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Talladega

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Talladega is 1 in 124
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Talladega is 1 in 20
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Talladega is 1 in 17
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Talladega, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 124. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 20 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Talladega is 1 in 17.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Talladega is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Talladega has increased by 3% and the rate of property crime in Talladega has not changed. The total crime rate in Talladega has not changed year to year.

      Talladega police department

      ItemTalladegaAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)459,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.94.13.3
      There are a total of 45 Talladega police officers. This results in 2.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 29.1% less than the Alabama average and 11.5% 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
      Munford, AL1,3562471,3411,588
      Riverside, AL2,0182601,6911,951
      Pell City, AL13,4893882,1022,490
      Hobson City, AL9047213,9064,627
      Waldo, AL2107333,9714,705
      Bon Air, AL1048034,3495,151
      Childersburg, AL5,0621,3144,0455,359
      Talladega, AL15,7938085,2476,056

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Kaukauna, WI15,791155835989
      Walnut Park, CA15,7916223,3093,931
      Jasper, IN15,7903231,8402,163
      Wilkinsburg, PA15,7974252,0702,495
      Hueytown, AL15,7974623,4553,917
      Talladega, AL15,7938085,2476,056
      Source: The Talladega, 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.