It is located in De Kalb County, AL. It has a population of 14,156 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 356.03 per 10.000 people. There have been 504 arrests in 2016. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Fort Payne are larceny/theft crimes - 351 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 45 felony charges and 459 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2016, the city of Fort Payne averaged 211 violent crimes. Of that total, 4 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 22 was for legacy rape, 34 was for robbery, and 151 was for aggravated assault.