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Pell City, Alabama Crime Statistics

This page contains crime numbers for Pell City, Alabama. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Pell City compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Pell City, Alabama, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 4,650 total crimes reported in Pell City, Alabama (512 of them violent). Of the 581 crimes that happen every year in Pell City, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Pell City, Alabama every 15 hours. This includes 5 murders, 53 rapes, and greater than three thousand thefts (including 189 auto thefts).

Total Crime in Pell City, Alabama (1999, 2001, 2003-2008)

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

Crime Trends

Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Pell City, Alabama for 8 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Pell City has grown by 17%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 8%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a dramatic growth in crime over the last 8 years in Pell City. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit almost eight hundred for Pell City, Alabama in 2009.

Crime Trends in Pell City, Alabama (1999, 2001, 2003-2008)

Keep in mind that these graphs show reported crime numbers and certain sharp changes in crime figures might be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Pell City, Alabama (1999, 2001, 2003-2008)

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Crime Data Information

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