Reported Annual Crime In Lake City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLake City/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime172n/a (estimate)6,1193,2172,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLake City/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.75.3
Rape0n/a0.026.141.7
Robbery7n/a249.096.398.0
Assault8n/a284.6228.1248.9
Violent crime15n/a (estimate)534357383
Burglary23n/a818.2530.9430.4
Theft115n/a4,091.12,077.41,694.4
Vehicle theft19n/a675.9251.8237.4
Property crime157n/a (estimate)5,5852,8602,362

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The Lake City crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Lake City as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Lake City crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lake City is 123% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 16.76 daily crimes that occur in Lake City.
  • Lake City is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lake City you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lake City has increased by 11%.

Compare Lake City, GA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Lake City (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lake City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lake City is 1 in 188
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lake City is 1 in 18
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lake City is 1 in 17

Year Over Year Crime In Lake City (per 100,000 people)

Lake City police department

ItemLake CityGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1711,364558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents6.44.03.3
There are a total of 17 Lake City police officers. This results in 6.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 61.6% greater than the Georgia average and 96.6% 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
Tyrone, GA7,1211658681,033
Druid Hills, GA13,4441361,0901,226
North Decatur, GA16,6521461,1671,313
North Druid Hills, GA18,3311461,1671,313
Peachtree City, GA34,988401,6741,714
Avondale Estates, GA3,0951891,5711,759
Bonanza, GA3,3612351,8822,116
Lake City, GA2,7125345,5856,119

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Swanton, VT2,71292276368
Eagle Lake, MN2,712651,0001,065
Woodbury, TN2,7121791,2501,429
Royston, GA2,7132041,6351,839
Almont, MI2,7145041,4391,942
Lake City, GA2,7125345,5856,119
Source: The Lake City, 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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