It is located in Jefferson County, AL. It has a population of 212,291 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 810.49 per 10.000 people. There have been 17,206 arrests in 2015. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Birmingham are larceny/theft crimes - 8,838 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 79 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 3,707 felony charges and 13,499 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2015, the city of Birmingham averaged 25,709 violent crimes. Of that total, 548 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 1,492 was for legacy rape, 9,386 was for robbery, and 14,283 was for aggravated assault.