Orange Beach has a population of 6,073. During the past three years, Orange Beach saw 711 arrests. For 2017, the Orange Beach's arrest rate totaled 329.33 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 4.04% makes Orange Beach higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 11 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Orange Beach also totaled 189 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Daphne and Fairhope, Orange Beach is a more dangerous place to live.
Overall, Orange Beach had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Orange Beach averaged 11 violent crimes and 189 non-violent crimes.
The city of Orange Beach experienced 104 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 19 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 10, and the aggravated assault total was 74.