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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 15%
Property crime 44%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDouglas/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,478 (estimate)2,7172,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a27.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.081.6
Assaultn/an/an/a232.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)437 (estimate)341379
Burglaryn/an/an/a372.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a223.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,042 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Douglas crime rates are 40% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Douglas are 15% higher than the national average
  • In Douglas you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Douglas is safer than 19% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Douglas has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Douglas (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Douglas

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Douglas is 1 in 230
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Douglas is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Douglas is 1 in 29

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

      Douglas police department

      ItemDouglasGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3911,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.34.03.3
      There are a total of 39 Douglas police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.5% less than the Georgia average and 2.8% 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
      Pearson, GA2,0001721,1981,370
      Broxton, GA1,0981911,3341,525
      Willacoochee, GA1,5492192,2582,476
      Nicholls, GA4,0213542,4692,823
      Denton, GA2094202,9263,346
      Ambrose, GA4465333,7124,244
      Douglas, GA11,7424373,0423,478

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lansdowne, VA11,74279626705
      Smithfield, NC11,7465513,5794,130
      Tucson Estates, AZ11,7475282,8323,360
      Los Alamos, NM11,73357375432
      Upper Montclair, NJ11,73179509588
      Douglas, GA11,7424373,0423,478
      Source: The Douglas, 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.