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Total crime 87%
Violent crime 8%
Property crime 101%
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 peopleHazlehurst/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime200n/a (estimate)4,8272,9002,580
Murder0n/a0.06.15.0
Rape1n/a24.125.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.078.786.2
Assault16n/a386.2216.6246.8
Violent crime17n/a (estimate)410327381
Burglary38n/a917.2431.3376.0
Theft139n/a3,355.11,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft6n/a144.8235.4228.9
Property crime183n/a (estimate)4,4172,5742,200

Key findings

  • Hazlehurst crime rates are 87% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Hazlehurst are 8% higher than the national average
  • In Hazlehurst you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Hazlehurst is safer than 15% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Hazlehurst has decreased by 13%

Hazlehurst crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Hazlehurst (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Hazlehurst for every 100,000 residents. The Hazlehurst total amount of daily crime is 1.66 times more than the Georgia average and 1.87 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Hazlehurst, is 1.26 times more than the Georgia average, and it is 1.08 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Hazlehurst has a daily crime average that is 1.72 times more than the Georgia average and 2.01 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Hazlehurst (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Hazlehurst, Georgia compared to other areas of Georgia, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Hazlehurst safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Hazlehurst is safer than 28% of Georgia cities, and 15% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Georgia, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Hazlehurst. At this time, Hazlehurst sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hazlehurst

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hazlehurst is 1 in 244
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hazlehurst is 1 in 23
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Hazlehurst is 1 in 21
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Hazlehurst? In Hazlehurst, GA you have a 1 in 244 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Hazlehurst.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Hazlehurst, Georgia (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Hazlehurst has increased by 144%, the amount of property crime in Hazlehurst has decreased by 18%, and the total amount of crime in Hazlehurst has decreased by 13% year over year.

      Hazlehurst police department

      ItemHazlehurstGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1311,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.04.03.3
      There are a total of 13 Hazlehurst police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23.5% less than the Georgia average and 7% less 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
      Graham, GA261000
      Uvalda, GA590000
      Lumber City, GA1,2710722722
      Denton, GA2094033,1703,572
      Scotland, GA3925284,1574,685
      Baxley, GA4,7371,5478,2249,771
      Hazlehurst, GA4,2114104,4174,827

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jourdanton, TX4,21204545
      Burnham, IL4,2123721,7812,154
      June Park, FL4,2092531,4971,750
      La Joya, TX4,2099241,4092,334
      Indian Rocks Beach, FL4,2131392,0202,159
      Hazlehurst, GA4,2114104,4174,827
      Source: The Hazlehurst, 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.