Table 8

ALABAMA

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2016

[The data shown in this table do not reflect county totals but are the number of offenses reported by the sheriff's office or county police department.]

Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan County Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition)1
Rape
(legacy
definition)2
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson3
Metropolitan Counties Autauga 73 1 12 8 52 429 146 233 50
Baldwin 127 1 5 23 98 613 229 342 42
Bibb 0 0 0 0 0 37 20 14 3
Blount 394 1 17 9 367 867 261 501 105
Calhoun 23 0 7 5 11 319 137 181 1
Chilton 151 0 10 3 138 592 247 295 50
Elmore 88 4 22 7 55 677 223 408 46
Etowah 135 1 20 7 107 480 149 255 76
Geneva 46 1 9 2 34 205 71 106 28
Hale 33 0 2 2 29 139 73 55 11
Henry 13 0 1 1 11 86 34 44 8
Houston 114 4 18 7 85 616 179 395 42
Jefferson 693 5 48 173 467 2,659 1,589 919 151 31
Lauderdale 30 1 2 0 27 285 54 190 41
Lawrence 70 0 7 6 57 326 105 189 32
Lee 443 10 21 18 394 1,296 389 807 100
Limestone 120 0 29 9 82 829 202 565 62
Lowndes 51 2 5 9 35 224 96 108 20
Madison 341 2 44 39 256 2,257 576 1,474 207
Mobile 151 9 13 26 103 2,149 612 1,299 238
Montgomery 117 1 4 8 104 360 121 198 41
Morgan 71 0 10 2 59 373 192 165 16
Russell 66 2 20 5 39 372 124 206 42
Shelby 111 3 25 8 75 886 251 537 98
St. Clair 236 0 20 4 212 541 214 303 24
Tuscaloosa 185 1 6 22 156 1,234 387 726 121
Walker 121 2 18 10 91 908 262 526 120
Nonmetropolitan Counties Barbour 32 0 4 2 26 124 50 65 9
Butler 51 2 3 6 40 140 47 87 6
Chambers 1 0 0 0 1 89 36 53 0
Cherokee 72 2 9 4 57 387 147 192 48
Clarke 54 3 5 2 44 105 47 47 11
Clay 2 0 0 0 2 38 9 27 2
Cleburne 7 0 1 0 6 145 40 96 9
Coffee 28 0 6 0 22 153 68 73 12
Coosa 23 0 1 1 21 174 54 102 18
Covington 19 0 3 1 15 151 52 84 15
Cullman 58 2 24 1 31 910 245 574 91
Dale 38 1 12 1 24 248 64 161 23
Dallas 76 1 8 4 63 428 173 229 26
DeKalb 162 2 18 2 140 736 225 403 108
Escambia 3 0 0 0 3 36 10 20 6
Franklin 45 1 5 4 35 300 85 182 33
Greene 42 0 0 5 37 126 71 49 6
Marengo 35 1 1 4 29 183 72 105 6
Marion 31 3 3 0 25 217 91 115 11
Marshall 45 1 9 1 34 454 189 227 38
Monroe 41 1 0 3 37 116 51 62 3
Pike 21 1 0 2 18 100 27 69 4
Talladega 120 2 9 12 97 708 210 430 68
Tallapoosa 25 1 3 0 21 131 56 68 7
Washington 42 2 4 1 35 137 44 65 28
Wilcox 52 2 2 1 47 137 64 59 14
  • 1 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.
  • 2 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.
  • 3 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.

Data Declaration

Provides the methodology used in constructing this table and other pertinent information about this table.