It is located in Calhoun County, AL. It has a population of 21,955 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 959.24 per 10.000 people. There have been 2,106 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Anniston are larceny/theft crimes - 700 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 754 felony charges and 1,352 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Anniston averaged 5,705 violent crimes. Of that total, 84 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 346 was for legacy rape, 1,125 was for robbery, and 4,252 was for aggravated assault.