It is located in Etowah County, AL. It has a population of 9,748 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 420.60 per 10.000 people. There have been 410 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.003%. The majority of crimes committed in Boaz are larceny/theft crimes - 241 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 77 felony charges and 333 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Boaz averaged 481 violent crimes. Of that total, another 36 was for legacy rape, 41 was for robbery, and 404 was for aggravated assault.