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


City-Data.com crime index in Leeds, AL compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Leeds, AL

The 2017 crime rate in Leeds, AL is 337 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.2 times greather than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 85.5% U.S. cities. The 2017 Leeds crime rate fell by 13% compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Leeds has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Leeds, AL is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Leeds:

337.4
Moody:

215.6
Trussville:

47.4
Irondale:

287.9
Margaret:

91.7
Argo:

102.8
Mountain Brook:

91.4
Tarrant:

813.3
Odenville:

252.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Leeds by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(18.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.0)
5
(44.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(17.1)
1
(8.5)
1
(8.4)
2
(16.8)
2
(16.8)
1
(8.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(36.9)
8
(72.8)
9
(81.2)
10
(89.7)
2
(17.9)
7
(62.0)
3
(26.3)
2
(17.1)
1
(8.5)
3
(25.3)
4
(33.6)
3
(25.1)
4
(33.4)
4
(33.4)
4
(33.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
10
(92.4)
15
(136.6)
6
(54.1)
33
(295.9)
35
(313.4)
35
(310.1)
38
(333.4)
33
(282.6)
18
(152.2)
20
(168.9)
17
(142.7)
14
(117.3)
11
(91.9)
9
(75.2)
12
(100.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
14
(129.3)
17
(154.8)
14
(126.3)
46
(412.4)
29
(259.6)
51
(451.9)
27
(236.9)
26
(222.6)
34
(287.4)
34
(287.1)
34
(285.4)
42
(351.9)
52
(434.2)
69
(576.7)
67
(560.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
78
(720.5)
103
(937.8)
123
(1,109)
114
(1,022)
119
(1,065)
134
(1,187)
172
(1,509)
105
(899.0)
107
(904.5)
66
(557.2)
72
(604.3)
82
(687.1)
69
(576.2)
76
(635.2)
59
(493.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
299
(2,762)
400
(3,642)
406
(3,662)
455
(4,080)
419
(3,751)
399
(3,536)
488
(4,281)
379
(3,245)
390
(3,297)
333
(2,812)
440
(3,693)
412
(3,452)
404
(3,374)
443
(3,703)
339
(2,834)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
29
(267.9)
20
(182.1)
25
(225.5)
32
(286.9)
31
(277.6)
49
(434.2)
34
(298.3)
30
(256.9)
31
(262.0)
23
(194.2)
28
(235.0)
28
(234.6)
33
(275.6)
36
(300.9)
31
(259.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A1
(8.5)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)319.2356.1348.6500.7425.0580.9469.2390.5342.9312.2369.1364.2355.2381.3337.4

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes 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 25 registered sex offenders living in Leeds, Alabama as of October 17, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Leeds is 468 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Leeds:

363.6
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Leeds:

359.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Leeds:

313.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Leeds:

293.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Leeds:

281.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Leeds:

270.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Leeds:

245.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Leeds:

304.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Leeds:

311.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Leeds:

531.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Leeds:

322.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Leeds:

443.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Leeds:

171.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Leeds:

218.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Leeds:

195.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Leeds:

205.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Leeds:

261.5
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Leeds:

279.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Leeds:

357.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Leeds:

325.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Leeds:

345.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Leeds:

340.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Leeds:

281.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Leeds:

385.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Leeds:

380.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Leeds:

560.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Leeds:

479.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Leeds:

442.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Leeds:

451.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Leeds:

438.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Leeds:

397.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Leeds:

340.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Leeds:

351.3
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Leeds:

355.5
U.S. Average:

337.2
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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 33 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Alabama average:

1.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 34 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Alabama average:

2.37

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 34 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Alabama average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 33 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Alabama average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Alabama average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 31 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
Alabama average:

2.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 26 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Alabama average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 26 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
Alabama average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 24 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Alabama average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 26 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Alabama average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 33 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.49
Alabama average:

2.33

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Leeds, AL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 35004.