Reported Annual Crime In Dunwoody

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDunwoody/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,138n/a (estimate)4,4153,4012,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDunwoody/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a2.16.04.9
Rape3n/a6.231.638.6
Robbery36n/a74.3119.9101.9
Assault51n/a105.3220.8237.8
Violent crime91n/a (estimate)188378373
Burglary254n/a524.5649.8491.4
Theft1,718n/a3,547.42,113.31,775.4
Vehicle theft75n/a154.9259.2220.2
Property crime2,047n/a (estimate)4,2273,0222,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Dunwoody, GA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Dunwoody, GA is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Dunwoody, GA crime rates are 30% higher than in comparison to the Georgia mean and are 54% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Dunwoody, GA has a rate that is 50% lower than the Georgia average; compared to the United States, it is 50% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Dunwoody, GA is 40% higher than its state's mean, and 70% higher than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dunwoody is 54% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 12.09 daily crimes that occur in Dunwoody.
  • Dunwoody is safer than 30% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dunwoody you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dunwoody has decreased by 6%.

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Daily Crime In Dunwoody (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Dunwoody, GA per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Georgia and on a national scale. In Dunwoody, GA the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.30 times more than the Georgia average and 1.54 times more than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Dunwoody, GA is 2.01 times less than the Georgia average and 1.98 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Dunwoody, GA has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.40 times more than the Georgia average and 1.70 times more than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Dunwoody (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Georgia and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Dunwoody, GA? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Dunwoody, GA has been ranked safer than 45% of other cities in the state of Georgia. In addition, Dunwoody, GA is safer than 30% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Georgia and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Dunwoody, GA. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Dunwoody, GA is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dunwoody

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dunwoody is 1 in 533
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dunwoody is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Dunwoody is 1 in 23
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Dunwoody, GA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Dunwoody, GA you have a 1 in 533 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Dunwoody, GA.

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

The year over year crime rate for Dunwoody, GA is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Dunwoody, GA has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 55% in Dunwoody, GA, while property crimes in Dunwoody, GA have decreased by 7%. Crimes in total for Dunwoody, GA have decreased by 6% year over year.

Dunwoody police department

ItemDunwoodyGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5411,376556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.13.93.3
There are a total of 54 Dunwoody police officers. This results in 1.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 71% less than the Georgia average and 65.1% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Georgia

StateTotal offendersGeorgia /100KNational /100K
Georgia19,209228222
There are a total of 19,209 sex offenders in Georgia. This yields a total of 228 sex offenders in Georgia per 100,000 residents which is 3% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Avondale Estates, GA2,7770315315
Berkeley Lake, GA1,73953424477
Johns Creek, GA80,97939640679
Milton, GA34,874329851,017
Druid Hills, GA14,4391441,1511,295
Dunwoody, GA47,1821884,2274,415

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East Providence, RI47,1661201,2741,394
Mansfield, OH47,1504895,7296,218
Portage, MI47,1371832,8873,070
Pearl City, HI47,2772843,6843,968
Pine Bluff, AR47,0581,2806,2237,502
Dunwoody, GA47,1821884,2274,415
Source: The Dunwoody, GA 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.