Reported Annual Crime In Riverdale

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRiverdale/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime988n/a (estimate)6,3303,6592,962
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRiverdale/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a1365
Rape1n/a63037
Robbery43n/a276123102
Assault23n/a147218233
Violent crime69n/a (estimate)442377366
Burglary263n/a1,685757543
Theft621n/a3,9792,2581,837
Vehicle theft35n/a224266216
Property crime919n/a (estimate)5,8883,2812,596
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Riverdale, 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 73% higher than the average of crimes committed in Georgia. It is also 114% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Riverdale, GA shows a crime rate that is 17% higher than the Georgia average. The crime rate is also 21% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Riverdale, GA is shown to be 79% higher than the Georgia average and 127% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Riverdale is 114% higher than than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 17.34 daily crimes that occur in Riverdale.
  • Riverdale is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Riverdale you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Riverdale has increased by 9%.
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Compare Riverdale, GA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Riverdale (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Riverdale, GA on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Georgia. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Riverdale, GA (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Georgia state wide, are 1.73 times more than than the state average and 2.14 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Riverdale, GA on a daily bases are 1.17 times more than than Georgia average and 1.21 times more than than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Riverdale, GA are 1.79 times more than than the daily state average and 2.27 times more than than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Riverdale (higher is better)

How safe is Riverdale, GA compared to other cities in Georgia and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Riverdale, GA is safer than 27% of the cities in Georgia and 12% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Georgia and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Riverdale, GA. Overall, Riverdale, GA is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Riverdale

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Riverdale is 1 in 227
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Riverdale is 1 in 17
The chance of being a victim of crime in Riverdale is 1 in 16
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Riverdale, GA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Riverdale, GA you have a 1 in 227 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 17 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Riverdale, GA.

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

The year over year crime rate for Riverdale, GA is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Riverdale, 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 decreased by 15% in Riverdale, GA, while property crimes in Riverdale, GA have increased by 11%. Crimes in total for Riverdale, GA have increased by 9% year over year.

Riverdale police department

ItemRiverdaleGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5911,733504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.83.93.3
There are a total of 59 Riverdale police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2.8% less than the Georgia average and 17.2% 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
Avondale Estates, GA2,83163606669
Peachtree City, GA34,437291,2661,295
Tyrone, GA6,789281,3231,351
Druid Hills, GA14,3211521,4731,625
Bonanza, GA2,9402071,9972,203
Riverdale, GA15,2564425,8886,330

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Williamstown, NJ15,2562232,4832,707
Setauket-East Setauket, NY15,25365739804
Seaford, NY15,251951,0781,173
Mitchell, SD15,2664363,6994,135
Forrest City, AR15,2455263,9364,463
Riverdale, GA15,2564425,8886,330
Source: The Riverdale, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2014. 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.