Vernon has a population of 2,010. During the past three years, Vernon saw 57 arrests. For 2011, the Vernon's arrest rate totaled 154.23 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 58.83% makes Vernon lower than the national average of 374.62 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 2 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Vernon also totaled 29 arrests for property crimes during 2011.
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Overall, Vernon had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2011, Vernon averaged 2 violent crimes and 29 non-violent crimes.
The city of Vernon experienced 11 violent crimes during 2007-2011. Of that total, 1 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 5, and the aggravated assault total was 5.
It is situated in Lamar county, Alabama with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Vernon PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AL0400200, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.