D+
Total crime 14%
Violent crime 2%
Property crime 16%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrookhaven/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,550n/a (estimate)2,8322,7172,489
Murder2n/a3.76.25.0
Rape10n/a18.327.542.6
Robbery74n/a135.275.081.6
Assault126n/a230.2232.0250.2
Violent crime212n/a (estimate)387341379
Burglary221n/a403.8372.1340.5
Theft976n/a1,783.21,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theft141n/a257.6223.9219.9
Property crime1,338n/a (estimate)2,4452,3762,110

Key findings

  • Brookhaven crime rates are 14% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brookhaven are 2% higher than the national average
  • In Brookhaven you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brookhaven is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brookhaven has decreased by 7%

Brookhaven crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Brookhaven crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Brookhaven 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 Brookhaven crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Brookhaven

See all the best places to live around Brookhaven

Compare Brookhaven, GA Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Brookhaven?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Brookhaven?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Brookhaven poll results

      Daily Crime In Brookhaven (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Brookhaven (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brookhaven

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brookhaven is 1 in 259
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brookhaven is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brookhaven is 1 in 36

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

      Brookhaven police department

      ItemBrookhavenGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.03.3

      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
      Berkeley Lake, GA1,92448333381
      Johns Creek, GA82,93040623662
      Vinings, GA11,8161309051,035
      Druid Hills, GA13,4441309051,035
      North Decatur, GA16,6521399691,109
      North Druid Hills, GA18,3311399691,109
      Mountain Park city, GA6381429871,129
      Brookhaven, GA51,5673872,4452,832

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Casa Grande, AZ51,5714692,2892,758
      Minnetonka, MN51,651551,4171,472
      Huntersville, NC51,7011351,6201,755
      Hoffman Estates, IL51,727127845973
      Commerce City, CO51,7314523,0653,517
      Brookhaven, GA51,5673872,4452,832
      Source: The Brookhaven, 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.