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Haywood County, Tennessee Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2000 and 2008 there were 7,504 total crimes reported in Haywood County, Tennessee (1,636 of them violent). Of the 834 crimes that take place per year in Haywood County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Haywood County, Tennessee every 10 hours. This includes 11 murders, 66 rapes, and at least four thousand thefts (including 403 car thefts).

Total Crime in Haywood County, Tennessee (2000-2008)

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

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Haywood County, Tennessee for 9 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Haywood County has been reduced by 181%. Throughout the same period of time, violent crime improved by 345%. By and large, the crime data indicate a general improvement in crime over the last 9 years in Haywood County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to eight hundred for Haywood County, Tennessee in 2009.

Crime Trends in Haywood County, Tennessee (2000-2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Haywood County, Tennessee (2000-2008)

You are discouraged against over-analyzing ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or disparities in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual table bars to see crime rates in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

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