Blount County had 3,422 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,949.60 per 100.000 population which is by 163.81% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 313 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Autauga and county Baldwin it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
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Currently, the most popular arrest in Blount is larceny/theft - 502 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 293 and burglary - 198 arrests.
Violent crime in Blount County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 438.94% higher.