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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 49%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleValley Head/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,547 (estimate)2,5902,346
Murdern/an/an/a9.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a32.738.4
Robberyn/an/an/a54.273.9
Assaultn/an/an/a357.1279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)622 (estimate)454388
Burglaryn/an/an/a399.5314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,515.31,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a222.0246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,925 (estimate)2,1371,958

Key findings

  • Valley Head crime rates are 51% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Valley Head are 60% higher than the national average
  • In Valley Head you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Valley Head is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Valley Head has decreased by 19%

Valley Head crime map

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      Daily Crime In Valley Head (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Valley Head

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Valley Head is 1 in 161
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Valley Head is 1 in 35
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Valley Head is 1 in 29

      Year Over Year Crime In Valley Head (per 100,000 people)

      Valley Head police department

      ItemValley HeadAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)39,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.34.13.3
      There are a total of 3 Valley Head police officers. This results in 5.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31.5% greater than the Alabama average and 64.2% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lookout Mountain, AL1,5131838631,047
      Sylvania, AL2,4082161,0151,230
      Mentone, AL3832481,1671,415
      Henagar, AL2,280421,4871,529
      Rainsville, AL4,9863461,6291,975
      Hammondville, AL6033701,7422,113
      Fort Payne, AL14,1015022,3642,867
      Valley Head, AL7136222,9253,547

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rose Bud, AR7132052,6642,869
      Whigham, GA7136093,0553,664
      Dakota City, IA7133882,1702,558
      Uniontown, KY71301,9351,935
      Bordelonville, LA7139074,0965,003
      Valley Head, AL7136222,9253,547
      Source: The Valley Head, 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.