This page contains crime rates for Crenshaw County, Alabama. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Crenshaw County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Crenshaw County, Alabama, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,694 total crimes reported in Crenshaw County, Alabama (141 of them violent). Of the 212 crimes that take place per year in Crenshaw County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Crenshaw County, Alabama 212 times a year. This includes 2 murders, 19 rapes, and at least one thousand thefts (including 105 car thefts).
In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Crenshaw County, Alabama for 8 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Crenshaw County has risen by 68%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 72%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 8 years in Crenshaw County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about four hundred for Crenshaw County, Alabama in 2009.
Crime Data Information
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