This page contains crime numbers for Geneva County, Alabama. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Geneva County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Geneva County, Alabama, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 3,496 total crimes reported in Geneva County, Alabama (458 of them violent). Of the 437 crimes that happen every year in Geneva County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Geneva County, Alabama every 20 hours. This includes 4 murders, 32 rapes, and greater than two thousand thefts (including 260 auto thefts).
Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Geneva County, Alabama for 8 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Geneva County has grown by 60%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 27%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a dramatic growth in crime over the last 8 years in Geneva County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit greater than six hundred for Geneva County, Alabama in 2009.
Crime Data Information
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