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Birmingham, AL Crime and Crime Rate

 
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The Birmingham crime rate is much higher than the Alabama average crime rate and is much higher than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #300

Birmingham, AL
5,362.03
Alabama
1,987.64
U.S.
1,723.80

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

Birmingham, AL Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2012Birmingham, ALCount671529832,0354,7049,0421,042117 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,00031.471.3460.9954.22,205.74,239.8488.654.94,883
 AlabamaPer 100,0007.126.9104.1311.8984.72,312.8204.8NA1,882
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011Birmingham, ALCount541821,0111,9165,80610,5221,513123 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,00025.385.3474.1898.42,722.54,933.9709.557.75,368
 AlabamaPer 100,0006.328.5102.2283.01,064.32,319.7222.0NA1,896
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2009Birmingham, ALCount651981,1501,3995,01911,5461,594135 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,00028.687.1505.8615.32,207.45,078.0701.159.44,965
 AlabamaPer 100,0006.931.9132.9278.11,037.22,499.9235.3NA2,001
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008Birmingham, ALCount822121,4991,4565,15312,7612,140134 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,00035.992.9656.6637.72,257.05,589.2937.358.75,623
 AlabamaPer 100,0007.634.7157.6253.01,081.32,713.0288.7NA2,140
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007Birmingham, ALCount862291,6091,3964,86412,5282,246221 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,00037.8100.6706.7613.12,136.35,502.3986.497.15,684
 AlabamaPer 100,0008.933.4159.9245.8979.52,684.6307.5NA2,101
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006Birmingham, ALCount1042201,4291,4224,81312,1132,081228 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,00044.594.2611.8608.82,060.65,185.9890.997.65,442
 AlabamaPer 100,0008.335.9153.5227.6969.12,644.3322.7NA2,069
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005Birmingham, ALCount1042411,4291,6754,93311,9622,028136 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,00044.3102.7609.2714.12,103.05,099.5864.658.05,568
 AlabamaPer 100,0008.234.3141.4247.8953.82,650.0288.3NA2,038
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Birmingham, AL
4.22
Alabama
2.93
U.S.
2.83

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

Birmingham, AL Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2012Birmingham, ALCount1,120865255 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,000525.2405.6119.64.65
 AlabamaPer 100,000335.9227.6108.42.82
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011Birmingham, ALCount1,163877286 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,000545.3411.2134.14.78
 AlabamaPer 100,000362.6241.4121.23.02
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010Birmingham, ALCount1,163858305 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,000503.4371.4132.04.37
 AlabamaPer 100,000349.5235.7113.82.93
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009Birmingham, ALCount1,127854273 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,000495.7375.6120.14.36
 AlabamaPer 100,000368.8245.1123.63.07
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008Birmingham, ALCount1,085789296 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,000475.2345.6129.64.10
 AlabamaPer 100,000364.4242.8121.63.04
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007Birmingham, ALCount1,072773299 
 Birmingham, ALPer 100,000470.8339.5131.34.05
 AlabamaPer 100,000360.6235.4125.22.98
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006Birmingham, ALCount1,071791280 
2005Birmingham, ALCount1,095813282 


 
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