Walker amassed 2,941 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Walker’s arrest rate was 1,032.83 per 100,000 residents. The county of Walker is 39.76% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 84 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Walker also experienced 587 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Autauga and Baldwin, Walker is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Walker, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 330 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Walker, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Walker, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Walker has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Walker experienced 84 violent crimes and 587 non-violent crimes. When comparing Walker to the national average of 739.02, Walker is higher by 39.76% than the national average.