Talladega amassed 2,468 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Talladega’s arrest rate was 1,018.69 per 100,000 residents. The county of Talladega is 37.84% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 96 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Talladega also experienced 720 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Autauga and Baldwin, Talladega is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Talladega, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 460 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Talladega, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Talladega, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Talladega has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Talladega experienced 96 violent crimes and 720 non-violent crimes. When comparing Talladega to the national average of 739.02, Talladega is higher by 37.84% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Talladega are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 71-80.