Coosa County had 556 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,720.06 per 100.000 population which is by 132.75% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 25 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Autauga and county Baldwin it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Coosa is larceny/theft - 92 arrests followed by burglary - 54 and aggravated assault - 19 arrests.
Violent crime in Coosa County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not 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 134.75% higher.