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Total crime 156%
Violent crime 316%
Property crime 128%
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 peopleTroy/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,264n/a (estimate)6,5973,3372,580
Murder6n/a31.37.85.0
Rape7n/a36.540.842.6
Robbery28n/a146.183.486.2
Assault262n/a1,367.5387.6246.8
Violent crime303n/a (estimate)1,582520381
Burglary192n/a1,002.1590.1376.0
Theft713n/a3,721.51,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theft56n/a292.3268.3228.9
Property crime961n/a (estimate)5,0162,8172,200

Key findings

  • Troy crime rates are 156% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Troy are 316% higher than the national average
  • In Troy you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Troy is safer than 1% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Troy has increased by 6%

Troy crime map

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Compare Troy, AL Crime

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      Daily Crime In Troy (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Troy, AL per 100,000 people. In Troy, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.98 times more than the Alabama average and 2.56 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Troy is 3.04 times more than the Alabama average and 4.16 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Troy has a daily crime rate that is 1.78 times more than the Alabama average and 2.28 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Troy (higher is better)

      Is Troy safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Alabama as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Troy to other cities in the state and across the country, Troy is 6% safer than other cities of Alabama and 1% safer than other cities in the nation. Troy has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Troy

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Troy is 1 in 64
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Troy is 1 in 20
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Troy is 1 in 16
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Troy? If you reside in Troy, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 64. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 20 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Troy, is 1 in 16.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Troy is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Troy has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 38% in Troy, while property crimes in Troy have decreased by 1%. Total crime has increased by 6% year over year.

      Troy police department

      ItemTroyAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)719,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.94.13.3
      There are a total of 71 Troy police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 3.4% less than the Alabama average and 20.7% greater 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
      Brundidge, AL2,2562841,5391,824
      Petrey, AL566473,5064,153
      Ariton, AL7726733,6444,317
      Goshen, AL3437023,8014,503
      Troy, AL18,9441,5825,0166,597

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Berea, OH18,94953616669
      Howard, WI18,9502821,4911,773
      Hawthorne, NJ18,95011938948
      Ansonia, CT18,9501332,3572,491
      Orinda, CA18,93645549594
      Troy, AL18,9441,5825,0166,597
      Source: The Troy, 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.