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Newton, Alabama Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime figures for Newton, Alabama. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Newton compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Newton, Alabama, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2007 and 2008 there were 111 total crimes reported in Newton, Alabama (8 of them violent). Of the 56 crimes that occur a year in Newton, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Newton, Alabama 56 times a year.

Total Crime in Newton, Alabama (2007-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 or 2006, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Newton, Alabama for 2 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Newton increased by 46 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 67 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden increase in crime over the last 2 years in Newton. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit more than one hundred for Newton, Alabama in 2009.

Crime Trends in Newton, Alabama (2007-2008)

Remember that these graphs show reported crime figures and some step offs in crime numbers may be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Newton, Alabama (2007-2008)

Visitors are cautioned against interpreting ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or differences in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual graph bars to see crime figures in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Newton, Alabama law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Newton 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.