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Total crime 38%
Violent crime 6%
Property crime 44%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDenton/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,572 (estimate)2,9002,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a25.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a78.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a216.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)403 (estimate)327381
Burglaryn/an/an/a431.3376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a235.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,170 (estimate)2,5742,200

Key findings

  • Denton crime rates are 38% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Denton are 6% higher than the national average
  • In Denton you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Denton is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Denton has decreased by 10%

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The Denton crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Denton 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 Denton crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Denton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Denton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Denton is 1 in 249
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Denton is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Denton is 1 in 28

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

      Denton police department

      ItemDentonGeorgiaNational
      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

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      Graham, GA261000
      Lumber City, GA1,2710722722
      Broxton, GA1,0981841,4451,629
      Nicholls, GA4,0213402,6743,014
      Douglas, GA11,7424193,2953,714
      Hazlehurst, GA4,2114104,4174,827
      Alma, GA3,5117175,6806,397
      Denton, GA2094033,1703,572

      Cities with similar population

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      Rollins, MT2092601,7381,998
      Lansing, NC2095263,4734,000
      Daggett, MI2096302,3202,950
      Virginia City, MT2094002,6723,072
      Daykin, NE2093742,7333,107
      Denton, GA2094033,1703,572
      Source: The Denton, 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.