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Total crime 131%
Violent crime 49%
Property crime 146%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDouglasville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,034n/a (estimate)5,9692,9002,580
Murder0n/a0.06.15.0
Rape9n/a26.425.242.6
Robbery41n/a120.378.786.2
Assault143n/a419.6216.6246.8
Violent crime193n/a (estimate)566327381
Burglary138n/a405.0431.3376.0
Theft1,612n/a4,730.61,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft91n/a267.0235.4228.9
Property crime1,841n/a (estimate)5,4032,5742,200

Key findings

  • Douglasville crime rates are 131% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Douglasville are 49% higher than the national average
  • In Douglasville you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Douglasville is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Douglasville has decreased by 14%

Douglasville crime map

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      Daily Crime In Douglasville (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Douglasville on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Georgia and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Douglasville (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Georgia, are 2.06 times more than the state average and 2.31 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Douglasville on a daily basis are 1.73 times more than than Georgia average and 1.49 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Douglasville are 2.10 times more than the daily state average and 2.46 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Douglasville (higher is better)

      Is Douglasville safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Georgia as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Douglasville to other cities in the state and across the country, Douglasville is 16% safer than other cities of Georgia and 8% safer than other cities in the nation. Douglasville has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Douglasville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Douglasville is 1 in 177
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Douglasville is 1 in 19
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Douglasville is 1 in 17
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Douglasville, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 177. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 19 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Douglasville is 1 in 17.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Douglasville is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Douglasville has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 22% in Douglasville, while property crimes in Douglasville have decreased by 13%. Total crime has decreased by 14% year over year.

      Douglasville police department

      ItemDouglasvilleGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)11211,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.64.03.3
      There are a total of 112 Douglasville police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.2% less than the Georgia average and 9.3% 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
      Chattahoochee Hills, GA2,6551681,6771,844
      Powder Springs, GA14,5962171,8732,090
      Palmetto, GA5,0872311,9362,168
      Dallas, GA12,6222742,2452,519
      Smyrna, GA54,7882032,5372,741
      Austell, GA7,0567122,3013,013
      Mableton, GA38,8393442,7103,054
      Douglasville, GA32,3175665,4035,969

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Adelanto, CA32,3116941,7722,466
      Salisbury, MD32,3388204,6655,485
      University Place, WA32,3422132,1312,344
      Valparaiso, IN32,2711101,1961,306
      Alabaster, AL32,2692751,7282,003
      Douglasville, GA32,3175665,4035,969
      Source: The Douglasville, 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.