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Crime rate in Gadsden, Alabama (AL): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map

 

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Crime rate legend:
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 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in Gadsden by Year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(10.2)
6
(15.8)
1
(2.6)
6
(15.8)
2
(5.3)
2
(5.4)
2
(5.4)
2
(5.5)
5
(13.6)
5
(13.5)
1
(2.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
31
(78.8)
21
(55.1)
43
(113.6)
46
(121.5)
41
(108.6)
15
(40.5)
36
(98.1)
41
(112.0)
30
(81.4)
25
(67.5)
33
(89.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
97
(246.7)
78
(204.8)
112
(295.8)
146
(385.5)
195
(516.7)
102
(275.2)
135
(367.8)
105
(286.9)
110
(298.6)
76
(205.2)
113
(305.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
584
(1,485.1)
N/A203
(536.1)
117
(309.0)
88
(233.2)
55
(148.4)
115
(313.4)
113
(308.8)
173
(469.7)
193
(521.2)
225
(608.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
741
(1,884.4)
580
(1,522.8)
810
(2,139.2)
663
(1,750.7)
829
(2,196.4)
541
(1,459.6)
575
(1,566.8)
609
(1,664.2)
681
(1,848.8)
768
(2,073.8)
835
(2,259.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,170
(5,518.4)
2,312
(6,070.3)
2,416
(6,380.6)
2,243
(5,922.9)
2,174
(5,760.0)
1,793
(4,837.3)
1,716
(4,675.7)
1,807
(4,937.8)
1,797
(4,878.5)
1,967
(5,311.5)
1,969
(5,327.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
307
(780.7)
263
(690.5)
322
(850.4)
214
(565.1)
248
(657.1)
181
(488.3)
161
(438.7)
147
(401.7)
142
(385.5)
238
(642.7)
196
(530.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A10
(27.0)
25
(68.1)
10
(27.3)
22
(59.7)
18
(48.6)
N/A
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0)859.3N/A756.1702.6727.2484.4587.2587.5623.8648.1695.7
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 116 registered sex offenders living in Gadsden, Alabama as of December 18, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Gadsden to the number of sex offenders is 316 to 1.


See how dangerous Gadsden, AL is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Gadsden:

695.7
Attalla:

422.1
Rainbow City:

196.2
Glencoe:

163.5
Southside:

95.6
Hokes Bluff:

108.2
Steele:

163.2
Sardis City:

169.2
Ohatchee:

57.6
Violent crime rate in 2012
Gadsden:

545.4
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Gadsden:

452.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Gadsden:

486.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Gadsden:

415.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Gadsden:

444.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Gadsden:

260.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Gadsden:

488.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Gadsden:

494.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Gadsden:

528.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2002
Gadsden:

953.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2012
Gadsden:

788.4
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Gadsden:

767.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Gadsden:

663.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Gadsden:

632.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Gadsden:

605.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Gadsden:

599.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Gadsden:

816.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Gadsden:

722.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Gadsden:

864.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Gadsden:

703.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Gadsden:

760.9
U.S. Average:

336.9


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Latest news about crime in Gadsden, AL collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Murders per 100,000 population

Rapes per 100,000 population

Robberies per 100,000 population

Assaults per 100,000 population

Burglaries per 100,000 population

Thefts per 100,000 population

Auto thefts per 100,000 population

Arson per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 129 (98 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.66
Alabama average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 129 (98 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.68
Alabama average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 133 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
Alabama average:

2.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 124 (96 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Alabama average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 134 (96 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Alabama average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 125 (96 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
Alabama average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 124 (95 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.54
Alabama average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 131 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.69
Alabama average:

2.33


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Gadsden

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

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Zip codes: 35905, 35906.


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