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


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

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(6.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.5)
1
(5.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.6)
1
(4.5)
1
(4.4)
1
(4.7)
2
(9.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(22.8)
3
(16.5)
2
(10.2)
3
(14.2)
5
(23.2)
2
(9.0)
2
(8.8)
1
(4.7)
7
(32.2)
6
(27.0)
5
(22.2)
2
(8.7)
6
(25.9)
5
(21.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
9
(54.3)
20
(114.2)
19
(104.3)
31
(158.0)
22
(104.5)
12
(55.7)
7
(31.6)
7
(30.7)
3
(14.0)
8
(36.8)
10
(45.0)
6
(26.7)
9
(39.1)
2
(8.6)
8
(34.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(30.2)
14
(80.0)
18
(98.8)
13
(66.2)
10
(47.5)
13
(60.4)
6
(27.1)
22
(96.6)
15
(69.9)
19
(87.3)
10
(45.0)
9
(40.0)
22
(95.7)
33
(142.5)
20
(85.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(193.1)
46
(262.7)
43
(236.0)
52
(265.0)
41
(194.7)
50
(232.2)
71
(320.2)
65
(285.4)
57
(265.7)
50
(229.8)
45
(202.7)
35
(155.5)
54
(234.8)
37
(159.7)
35
(150.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
296
(1,786)
425
(2,427)
592
(3,249)
472
(2,405)
475
(2,255)
406
(1,886)
390
(1,759)
374
(1,642)
332
(1,547)
402
(1,848)
362
(1,631)
358
(1,591)
398
(1,731)
435
(1,878)
430
(1,845)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
31
(187.1)
34
(194.2)
29
(159.1)
34
(173.2)
34
(161.4)
29
(134.7)
34
(153.3)
18
(79.0)
16
(74.6)
19
(87.3)
24
(108.1)
20
(88.9)
22
(95.7)
37
(159.7)
39
(167.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
1
(5.5)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/A1
(4.7)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)135.2199.5234.4207.6169.0159.1136.2136.3117.7169.6132.2115.4131.1150.9142.3

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 12 registered sex offenders living in Pelham, Alabama as of August 24, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pelham is 1,892 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


City-Data.com crime index in Pelham, AL compared to other U.S. cities
See how dangerous Pelham, AL is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Pelham:

142.3
Helena:

45.5
Alabaster:

115.9
Hoover:

95.3
Vestavia Hills:

78.5
Homewood:

298.5
Bessemer:

1,247.9
Lipscomb:

344.6
Mountain Brook:

91.4

Violent crime rate in 2017
Pelham:

81.5
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Pelham:

101.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Pelham:

76.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Pelham:

55.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Pelham:

72.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Pelham:

112.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Pelham:

55.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Pelham:

81.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Pelham:

47.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Pelham:

90.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Pelham:

90.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Pelham:

132.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Pelham:

129.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Pelham:

119.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Pelham:

54.7
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Pelham:

31.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Pelham:

83.7
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Pelham:

147.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Pelham:

149.8
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Pelham:

147.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Pelham:

124.0
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Pelham:

138.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Pelham:

151.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Pelham:

141.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Pelham:

151.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Pelham:

175.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Pelham:

160.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Pelham:

175.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Pelham:

199.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Pelham:

233.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Pelham:

203.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Pelham:

157.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Pelham:

190.9
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Pelham:

184.9
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 2016, including police officers: 84 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
Alabama average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 82 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.96
Alabama average:

2.37

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 83 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Alabama average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 81 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.93
Alabama average:

2.37

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 83 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.08
Alabama average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 83 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.12
Alabama average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 81 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
Alabama average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 82 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Alabama average:

2.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 80 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Alabama average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 81 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.13
Alabama average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 80 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.52
Alabama average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 80 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.52
Alabama average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 80 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.52
Alabama average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 76 (61 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.25
Alabama average:

2.33

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

Zip codes: 35124.