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


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

Crime rate in Midfield, AL

The 2017 crime rate in Midfield, AL is 735 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.7 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 98.7% U.S. cities. The 2017 Midfield crime rate rose by 11% compared to 2016. The number of homicides stood at 3 - an increase of 2 compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Midfield has seen rise of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Midfield, AL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Midfield:

735.3
Fairfield:

1,077.6
Brighton:

1,031.0
Lipscomb:

344.6
Pleasant Grove:

103.0
Hobson:

76.1
Hueytown:

281.5
Bessemer:

1,247.9
Homewood:

265.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Midfield by year

Type

2007

2008

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.4)
1
(18.5)
3
(55.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.2)
3
(58.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(19.2)
1
(19.4)
4
(76.7)
1
(18.5)
1
(18.5)
2
(37.7)
3
(57.0)
3
(57.3)
2
(38.5)
3
(58.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
20
(384.9)
33
(639.8)
17
(326.0)
18
(333.9)
18
(333.8)
20
(376.6)
14
(265.9)
26
(496.2)
21
(404.2)
21
(408.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
20
(384.9)
17
(329.6)
11
(210.9)
10
(185.5)
20
(370.9)
25
(470.8)
19
(360.9)
26
(496.2)
42
(808.5)
37
(719.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
144
(2,771)
160
(3,102)
10
(191.8)
178
(3,302)
130
(2,411)
103
(1,940)
101
(1,918)
89
(1,698)
114
(2,194)
110
(2,140)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
296
(5,697)
243
(4,711)
311
(5,964)
151
(2,801)
171
(3,171)
150
(2,825)
N/A132
(2,519)
164
(3,157)
164
(3,190)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
29
(558.1)
37
(717.3)
27
(517.7)
17
(315.3)
19
(352.4)
28
(527.3)
21
(398.9)
13
(248.1)
18
(346.5)
18
(350.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index674.4736.3571.4557.6624.3528.2477.7533.4659.9735.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. 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 6 registered sex offenders living in Midfield, Alabama as of September 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Midfield is 877 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Midfield:

739.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Midfield:

683.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Midfield:

553.4
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Midfield:

370.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Midfield:

461.4
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Midfield:

482.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Midfield:

315.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Midfield:

421.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2008
Midfield:

504.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Midfield:

404.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2004
Midfield:

356.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Midfield:

520.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Midfield:

661.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Midfield:

640.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Midfield:

648.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Midfield:

502.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
Midfield:

608.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Midfield:

693.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Midfield:

847.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Midfield:

414.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2008
Midfield:

963.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Midfield:

922.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2004
Midfield:

643.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Midfield:

725.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Midfield:

728.7
U.S. Average:

336.9
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 2018, including police officers: 21 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.16
Alabama average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 19 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.86
Alabama average:

2.37

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
Alabama average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 16 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Alabama average:

2.37

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 16 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Alabama average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 16 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Alabama average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Alabama average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 11 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Alabama average:

2.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 16 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Alabama average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 19 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.69
Alabama average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 19 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Alabama average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Alabama average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Alabama average:

2.33

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

Zip codes: 35064.