Reported Annual Crime In Griffin

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGriffin/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,541n/a (estimate)6,7363,2172,756
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGriffin/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a8.76.75.3
Rape3n/a13.126.141.7
Robbery45n/a196.796.398.0
Assault154n/a673.1228.1248.9
Violent crime204n/a (estimate)892357394
Burglary257n/a1,123.3530.9430.4
Theft1,029n/a4,497.82,077.41,694.4
Vehicle theft51n/a222.9251.8237.4
Property crime1,337n/a (estimate)5,8442,8602,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Griffin, GA is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 109% higher than the average of crimes committed in Georgia. It is also 144% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Griffin, GA shows a crime rate that is 150% higher than the Georgia average. The crime rate is also 126% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Griffin, GA is shown to be 104% higher than the Georgia average and 147% higher than the national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Griffin is 144% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 18.45 daily crimes that occur in Griffin.
  • Griffin is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Griffin you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Griffin has decreased by 6%.

Compare Griffin, GA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Griffin (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Griffin, GA on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Georgia. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Griffin, GA (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Georgia state wide, are 2.09 times more than the state average and 2.44 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Griffin, GA on a daily bases are 2.50 times more than than Georgia average and 2.26 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Griffin, GA are 2.04 times more than the daily state average and 2.47 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Griffin (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Griffin, GA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Georgia as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Griffin, GA to other cities in the state and across the country, Griffin, GA is 4% safer than other cities of Georgia and 3% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Georgia cities and all around the United States, Griffin, GA has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Griffin, GA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Griffin

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Griffin is 1 in 113
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Griffin is 1 in 18
The chance of being a victim of crime in Griffin is 1 in 15
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Griffin, GA? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Griffin, GA, you have a 1 in 113 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 18. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Griffin, GA is 1 in 15.

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

A good indicator of whether Griffin, GA is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Griffin, GA has decreased by 22%, while the property crime rate in Griffin, GA has decreased by 3% year over year. The number of total crimes in Griffin, GA has decreased by 6% year over year.

Griffin police department

ItemGriffinGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)10811,364558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.54.03.3
There are a total of 108 Griffin police officers. This results in 4.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 14.3% greater than the Georgia average and 39.1% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Georgia

StateTotal offendersGeorgia /100KNational /100K
Georgia19,209228222
There are a total of 19,209 sex offenders in Georgia. This yields a total of 228 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
Woolsey, GA1781481,1851,333
Hampton, GA7,2812101,1941,404
Milner, GA1,2581631,3021,465
Brooks, GA5181681,3461,514
Zebulon, GA1,4151741,3961,570
Heron Bay, GA4,0421801,4431,624
East Griffin, GA1,3891901,5181,708
Griffin, GA22,8758925,8446,736

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Palm River-Clair Mel, FL22,8605813,5794,160
Marysville, OH22,8602862,3182,604
Granite Bay, CA22,8401891,0491,237
Roselle, IL22,91157740797
Corcoran, CA22,9173491,7142,063
Griffin, GA22,8758925,8446,736
Source: The Griffin, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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