Reported Annual Crime In East Point

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEast Point/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4,115n/a (estimate)11,4973,4022,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEast Point/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder10n/a27.96.65.3
Rape15n/a41.934.040.4
Robbery224n/a625.9118.4102.8
Assault173n/a483.4238.5248.5
Violent crime422n/a (estimate)1,179398386
Burglary637n/a1,779.8614.4468.9
Theft2,474n/a6,912.42,130.11,745.0
Vehicle theft582n/a1,626.1259.9236.9
Property crime3,693n/a (estimate)10,3183,0052,451
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in East Point, GA is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 238% higher than the average of crimes committed in Georgia. It is also 305% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, East Point, GA shows a crime rate that is 197% higher than the Georgia average. The crime rate is also 205% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, East Point, GA is shown to be 243% higher than the Georgia average and 321% higher than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Tyrone, GA7,028699941,063
Vinings, GA10,2211521,1441,296
Druid Hills, GA14,4391521,1441,296
North Druid Hills, GA17,9961621,2261,388
North Decatur, GA17,0231871,4111,598
Powder Springs, GA14,2713471,7862,133
Avondale Estates, GA2,777942,2682,362
East Point, GA35,0701,17910,31811,497

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in East Point is 305% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 31.5 daily crimes that occur in East Point.
  • East Point is safer than 0% of the cities in the United States.
  • In East Point you have a 1 in 9 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in East Point has decreased by 2%.

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Daily Crime In East Point (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in East Point, GA per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Georgia and on a national scale. In East Point, GA the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 3.38 times more than the Georgia average and 4.05 times more than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in East Point, GA is 2.97 times more than the Georgia average and 3.05 times more than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, East Point, GA has a constant daily crime rate that is 3.43 times more than the Georgia average and 4.21 times more than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is East Point (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the East Point, GA area in comparison to other Georgia communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show East Point, GA being safer than 0% of cities in Georgia and 0% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Georgia cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to East Point, GA. In conclusion, East Point, GA now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in East Point

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in East Point is 1 in 85
The chance of being a victim of property crime in East Point is 1 in 10
The chance of being a victim of crime in East Point is 1 in 9
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in East Point, GA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In East Point, GA you have a 1 in 85 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 10 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 9 chance of becoming a victim of crime in East Point, GA.

Year Over Year Crime In East Point (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether East Point, GA is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in East Point, GA has increased by 4% and the rate of property crime in East Point, GA has decreased by 3%. The total crime rate in East Point, GA has decreased by 2% year to year.

East Point police department

ItemEast PointGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)16311,376556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.63.93.3
There are a total of 163 East Point police officers. This results in 4.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 17.7% greater than the Georgia average and 41.9% greater 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.

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Winter Haven, FL35,0705093,4793,988
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West Hollywood, CA35,0537514,3755,127
Schertz, TX35,0932171,8592,075
Moorpark, CA35,033102813914
East Point, GA35,0701,17910,31811,497
Source: The East Point, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.