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Troy, Alabama Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2000 and 2008 there were 7,129 total crimes reported in Troy, Alabama (561 of them violent). Of the 1,018 crimes that occur a year in Troy, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Troy, Alabama every 8 hours. This includes 5 murders, 25 rapes, and more than five thousand thefts (including 259 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Troy, Alabama (2000-2003, 2005-2006, 2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2004 or 2007, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Troy, Alabama for 7 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Troy decreased by 18 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 92 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual decrease in crime over the last 7 years in Troy. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to nine hundred for Troy, Alabama in 2009.

Crime Trends in Troy, Alabama (2000-2003, 2005-2006, 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 Troy, Alabama (2000-2003, 2005-2006, 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

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