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Total crime 46%
Violent crime 46%
Property crime 45%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrunswick/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,414 (estimate)2,4082,346
Murdern/an/an/a8.86.5
Rapen/an/an/a31.938.4
Robberyn/an/an/a65.573.9
Assaultn/an/an/a293.8279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)567 (estimate)400388
Burglaryn/an/an/a290.7314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,478.51,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a238.2246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,847 (estimate)2,0071,958

Key findings

  • Brunswick crime rates are 46% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brunswick are 46% higher than the national average
  • In Brunswick you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brunswick is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brunswick has decreased by 11%

Brunswick crime map

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      Daily Crime In Brunswick (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brunswick

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brunswick is 1 in 177
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brunswick is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brunswick is 1 in 30

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

      Brunswick police department

      ItemBrunswickGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7411,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.74.03.3
      There are a total of 74 Brunswick police officers. This results in 4.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.2% greater than the Georgia average and 45% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      St. Simons, GA13,480152765917
      Woodbine, GA1,6811738691,042
      Darien, GA2,8252221,1131,334
      Country Club Estates, GA8,3014262,1402,566
      Dock Junction, GA6,8224332,1732,606
      Brunswick, GA15,9975672,8473,414

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Crawfordsville, IN15,9964032,1382,541
      Cedar Mill, OR15,9931191,0851,204
      Pinewood, FL15,9885412,4943,035
      East Riverdale, MD15,9845532,2272,780
      Seven Oaks, SC15,9815232,6803,202
      Brunswick, GA15,9975672,8473,414
      Source: The Brunswick, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.