Tuscumbia has a population of 8,407. During the past three years, Tuscumbia saw 792 arrests. For 2017, the Tuscumbia's arrest rate totaled 355.66 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 12.36% makes Tuscumbia higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 29 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Tuscumbia also totaled 270 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Leighton and Muscle Shoals, Tuscumbia is a safer place to live.
Overall, Tuscumbia had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Tuscumbia averaged 29 violent crimes and 270 non-violent crimes.
The city of Tuscumbia experienced 296 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 4 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 36 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 49, and the aggravated assault total was 216.