This page contains crime numbers for Limestone County, Alabama. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Limestone County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Limestone County, Alabama, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 1999 and 2008 there were 6,546 total crimes reported in Limestone County, Alabama (376 of them violent). Of the 655 crimes that happen every year in Limestone County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Limestone County, Alabama every 13 hours. This includes 5 murders, 35 rapes, and greater than five thousand thefts (including 422 auto thefts).
Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Limestone County, Alabama for all 10 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Limestone County has grown by 98%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 97%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a dramatic growth in crime over the last 10 years in Limestone County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit almost nine hundred for Limestone County, Alabama in 2009.
Crime Data Information
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