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Table 9

ALABAMA

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by University and College, 2015

University/College Campus Student
enrollment1
Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition)2
Rape
(legacy
definition)3
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson4
Alabama A&M University 5,333 12 0 2 3 7 78 1 75 2
Jacksonville State University 8,659 7 0 0 0 7 59 9 50 0
Samford University 4,933 3 0 0 0 3 46 8 34 4
Tuskegee University 3,103 5 0 0 1 4 112 12 97 3
University of Alabama: Birmingham 18,698 24 0 2 3 19 395 5 379 11
Huntsville 7,348 10 0 1 1 8 73 18 55 0
Tuscaloosa 36,047 15 0 3 9 3 359 36 316 7
University of South Alabama 15,805 21 0 1 3 17 165 28 136 1
  • 1 The student enrollment figures provided by the United States Department of Education are for the 2014 school year, the most recent available. The enrollment figures include full-time and part-time students.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 3 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 4 The FBI does not publish arson data unless it receives data from either the agency or the state for all 12 months of the calendar year.
  • NOTE: Caution should be exercised in making any intercampus comparisons or ranking schools because university/college crime statistics are affected by a variety of factors. These include demographic characteristics of the surrounding community, ratio of male to female students, number of on-campus residents, accessibility of the campus to outside visitors, size of enrollment, etc.

Data Declaration

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