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Dyersburg, Tennessee Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 11,967 total crimes reported in Dyersburg, Tennessee (1,398 of them violent). Of the 1,496 crimes that occur a year in Dyersburg, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Dyersburg, Tennessee every 5 hours. This includes 11 murders, 112 rapes, and more than eight thousand thefts (including 678 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Dyersburg, Tennessee (2001-2008)

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

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Dyersburg, Tennessee for 8 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Dyersburg increased by 10 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 22 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual increase in crime over the last 8 years in Dyersburg. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit nearly two thousand for Dyersburg, Tennessee in 2009.

Crime Trends in Dyersburg, Tennessee (2001-2008)

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 Dyersburg, Tennessee (2001-2008)

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Crime Data Information

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