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Alabaster, Alabama Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime data for Alabaster, Alabama. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Alabaster compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Alabaster, Alabama, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2007 there were 1,757 total crimes reported in Alabaster, Alabama (112 of them violent). Of the 439 crimes that transpire each year in Alabaster, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Alabaster, Alabama every 19 hours. This includes 4 murders, 1 rape, and close to two thousand thefts (including 129 automobile thefts).

Total Crime in Alabaster, Alabama (2001-2002, 2006-2007)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005 or 2008, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Alabaster, Alabama for 4 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Alabaster has climbed by 64 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 12 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over these years in Alabaster.

Crime Trends in Alabaster, Alabama (2001-2002, 2006-2007)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Alabaster, Alabama (2001-2002, 2006-2007)

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Alabaster, Alabama law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Alabaster conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.