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Total crime 77%
Violent crime 87%
Property crime 75%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used 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)4,568 (estimate)3,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a7.85.0
Rapen/an/an/a40.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a83.486.2
Assaultn/an/an/a387.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)712 (estimate)520381
Burglaryn/an/an/a590.1376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a268.3228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,856 (estimate)2,8172,200

Key findings

  • Valley Head crime rates are 77% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Valley Head are 87% higher than the national average
  • In Valley Head you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Valley Head is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Valley Head has decreased by 4%

Valley Head crime map

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

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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 141
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Valley Head is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Valley Head is 1 in 22

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lookout Mountain, AL1,5132101,1381,348
      Henagar, AL2,280421,4871,529
      Sylvania, AL2,4082471,3381,585
      Mentone, AL3832841,5391,823
      Rainsville, AL4,9863962,1472,544
      Hammondville, AL6034242,2972,721
      Fort Payne, AL14,1015753,1173,692
      Valley Head, AL7137123,8564,568

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Van Etten, NY7135302,1792,708
      Rose Bud, AR7135743,0713,645
      Whigham, GA7134983,9184,415
      Freeburg, PA7133661,7832,149
      Arrington, VA7132852,3722,657
      Valley Head, AL7137123,8564,568
      Source: The Valley Head, 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.