This page contains crime numbers for Wilcox County, Alabama. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Wilcox County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Wilcox County, Alabama, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 720 total crimes reported in Wilcox County, Alabama (152 of them violent). Of the 90 crimes that happen every year in Wilcox County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Wilcox County, Alabama 90 times a year. This includes 5 murders, 5 rapes, and greater than four hundred thefts (including 45 auto thefts).
Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Wilcox County, Alabama for 8 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Wilcox County has grown by 57%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 30%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a slight reduction in crime over the last 8 years in Wilcox County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to ninety for Wilcox County, Alabama in 2009.
Crime Data Information
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