Reported Annual Crime In Helen

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHelen/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime71n/a (estimate)13,4223,4012,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHelen/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.04.9
Rape0n/a0.031.638.6
Robbery1n/a189.0119.9101.9
Assault7n/a1,323.3220.8237.8
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)1,512378373
Burglary10n/a1,890.4649.8491.4
Theft53n/a10,018.92,113.31,775.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0259.2220.2
Property crime63n/a (estimate)11,9093,0222,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Helen is 369% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 36.77 daily crimes that occur in Helen.
  • Helen is safer than 0% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Helen you have a 1 in 8 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Helen has decreased by 17%.

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Daily Crime In Helen (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Helen

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Helen is 1 in 67
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Helen is 1 in 9
The chance of being a victim of crime in Helen is 1 in 8

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

Helen police department

ItemHelenGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1111,376556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents21.23.93.3
There are a total of 11 Helen police officers. This results in 21.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 439.2% greater than the Georgia average and 550.1% 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Demorest, GA1,85748860908
Dahlonega, GA5,8841451,1601,306
Mount Airy, GA1,2241661,3301,496
Baldwin, GA3,3731811,7191,900
Blairsville, GA77602,2262,226
Helen, GA2691,51211,90913,422

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Los Barreras, TX2696284,3184,947
Woodland, AL2695493,4654,014
Dorset, VT26948568616
Petersham, MA2693541,5301,884
Maywood, NE2693813,1023,483
Helen, GA2691,51211,90913,422
Source: The Helen, 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.