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Grundy County, Tennessee Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime data for Grundy County, Tennessee. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Grundy County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Grundy County, Tennessee, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,168 total crimes reported in Grundy County, Tennessee (347 of them violent). Of the 146 crimes that transpire each year in Grundy County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Grundy County, Tennessee 146 times a year. This includes 5 murders, 7 rapes, and over five hundred thefts (including 190 automobile thefts).

Total Crime in Grundy County, 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

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Grundy County, Tennessee for 8 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Grundy County has climbed by 62 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 83 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over the last 8 years in Grundy County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit close to three hundred for Grundy County, Tennessee in 2009.

Crime Trends in Grundy County, Tennessee (2001-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Grundy County, Tennessee (2001-2008)

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

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