Reported Annual Crime In Atlanta

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAtlanta/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)5,259 (estimate)3,8932,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAtlanta/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a10.34.9
Rapen/an/an/a36.938.6
Robberyn/an/an/a118.8101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a373.7237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)729 (estimate)540373
Burglaryn/an/an/a759.0491.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,385.81,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a208.6220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)4,530 (estimate)3,3532,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Atlanta is 84% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 14.41 daily crimes that occur in Atlanta.
  • Atlanta is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Atlanta you have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Atlanta has decreased by 4%.

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Daily Crime In Atlanta (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Atlanta

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Atlanta is 1 in 138
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Atlanta is 1 in 23
The chance of being a victim of crime in Atlanta is 1 in 20

Year Over Year Crime In Atlanta (per 100,000 people)

Atlanta police department

ItemAtlantaLouisianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a7,311556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

Sex offenders in Louisiana

StateTotal offendersLouisiana /100KNational /100K
Louisiana11,025243222
There are a total of 11,025 sex offenders in Louisiana. This yields a total of 243 sex offenders in Louisiana per 100,000 residents which is 9% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Montgomery, LA6414143,0393,453
Joyce, LA2156163,8264,442
Goldonna, LA4067044,3695,072
Calvin, LA2078245,1145,938
St. Maurice, LA4968735,4186,291
Atlanta, LA1187294,5305,259

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Skykomish, WA1182863,4853,771
Fort Green, FL1186533,9764,629
Falun, KS1184923,4343,926
Comstock, MN1183012,7553,056
Seven Springs, NC1184093,2453,654
Atlanta, LA1187294,5305,259
Source: The Atlanta, LA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.