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Total crime 148%
Violent crime 88%
Property crime 158%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAlma/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime223n/a (estimate)6,3972,9002,580
Murder1n/a28.76.15.0
Rape0n/a0.025.242.6
Robbery3n/a86.178.786.2
Assault21n/a602.4216.6246.8
Violent crime25n/a (estimate)717327381
Burglary65n/a1,864.6431.3376.0
Theft123n/a3,528.41,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft10n/a286.9235.4228.9
Property crime198n/a (estimate)5,6802,5742,200

Key findings

  • Alma crime rates are 148% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Alma are 88% higher than the national average
  • In Alma you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Alma is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Alma has decreased by 12%

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      Daily Crime In Alma (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Alma

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Alma is 1 in 140
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Alma is 1 in 18
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Alma is 1 in 16

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

      Alma police department

      ItemAlmaGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1211,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.44.03.3
      There are a total of 12 Alma police officers. This results in 3.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 14.3% less than the Georgia average and 4.3% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Georgia

      StateTotal offendersGeorgia /100KNational /100K
      Georgia23,117275266
      There are a total of 23,117 sex offenders in Georgia. This yields a total of 275 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
      Nicholls, GA4,0213402,6743,014
      Denton, GA2094033,1703,572
      Alma, GA3,5117175,6806,397

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Oxford, MI3,51184225309
      Broken Bow, NE3,512113874987
      Maple Heights-Lake Desire, WA3,51286815901
      Middlebury, IN3,5121629221,084
      Minoa, NY3,5122279321,159
      Alma, GA3,5117175,6806,397
      Source: The Alma, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.