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Total crime 21%
Violent crime 0%
Property crime 25%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsSandtown-Southeastern Atlanta/100k peopleAtlanta/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime26,9053,024 (estimate)5,4232,7172,489
Murder88n/a17.76.25.0
Rape245n/a49.427.542.6
Robbery1,099n/a221.575.081.6
Assault2,382n/a480.1232.0250.2
Violent crime3,814380 (estimate)769341379
Burglary3,082n/a621.2372.1340.5
Theft16,701n/a3,366.41,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theft3,308n/a666.8223.9219.9
Property crime23,0912,645 (estimate)4,6542,3762,110

Key findings

  • Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta crime rates are 21% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta are equal to the national average
  • In Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta is safer than 65% of the cities in Georgia
  • Year over year crime in Atlanta has not changed

Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta crime map

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The Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta is 1 in 264
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta is 1 in 34

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

      Atlanta police department

      ItemSandtown-Southeastern AtlantaAtlantaGeorgia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,16511,364
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.04.0

      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
      Tyrone, GA7,12167886953
      Druid Hills, GA13,4441309051,035
      Vinings, GA11,8161309051,035
      North Decatur, GA16,6521399691,109
      North Druid Hills, GA18,3311399691,109
      Decatur, GA21,2101439981,141
      Smyrna, GA54,7882101,4601,670
      Atlanta, GA456,3787694,6545,423

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Virginia Beach, VA449,7331291,7611,890
      Colorado Springs, CO448,7595853,6674,252
      Omaha, NE443,0726133,6444,257
      Long Beach, CA469,7935062,4142,920
      Mesa, AZ470,4563771,8692,246
      Atlanta, GA456,3787694,6545,423
      Source: The Sandtown-Southeastern Atlanta, Atlanta, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.