This page contains crime rates for Chilton County, Alabama. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Chilton County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Chilton County, Alabama, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 5,613 total crimes reported in Chilton County, Alabama (1,485 of them violent). Of the 702 crimes that take place per year in Chilton County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Chilton County, Alabama every 12 hours. This includes 6 murders, 45 rapes, and at least three thousand thefts (including 198 car thefts).
In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Chilton County, Alabama for 8 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Chilton County has risen by 81%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 86%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 8 years in Chilton County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit at least one thousand for Chilton County, Alabama in 2009.
Crime Data Information
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