Reported Annual Crime In Lawrenceville

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLawrenceville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,020n/a (estimate)3,2713,2172,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLawrenceville/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a6.46.75.3
Rape6n/a19.226.141.7
Robbery37n/a118.796.398.0
Assault28n/a89.8228.1248.9
Violent crime73n/a (estimate)234357383
Burglary161n/a516.3530.9430.4
Theft740n/a2,373.12,077.41,694.4
Vehicle theft46n/a147.5251.8237.4
Property crime947n/a (estimate)3,0372,8602,362

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A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Lawrenceville, GA is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Lawrenceville, GA. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Lawrenceville, GA averages 2% higher than the rest of Georgia while the rate of crime on a national scale is 19% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Lawrenceville, GA is 34% lower than the average rate of crime in Georgia and 39% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 6% higher than the remainder of the state of Georgia and 29% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Lawrenceville, GA area.
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The Lawrenceville crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Lawrenceville 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 Lawrenceville crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lawrenceville is 19% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.96 daily crimes that occur in Lawrenceville.
  • Lawrenceville is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lawrenceville you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lawrenceville has decreased by 16%.

Compare Lawrenceville, GA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Lawrenceville (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Lawrenceville, GA per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Georgia as well as national figures. In Lawrenceville, GA the total number of daily crimes is 1.02 times more than the Georgia average and 1.19 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Lawrenceville, GA are 1.53 times less than the Georgia average and 1.64 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Lawrenceville, GA has a daily crime rate that is 1.06 times more than the Georgia average and 1.29 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Lawrenceville (higher is better)

How safe is Lawrenceville, GA compared to other cities in Georgia and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Lawrenceville, GA is safer than 52% of the cities in Georgia and 36% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Georgia and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Lawrenceville, GA. Overall, Lawrenceville, GA is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lawrenceville

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lawrenceville is 1 in 428
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lawrenceville is 1 in 33
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lawrenceville is 1 in 31
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Lawrenceville, GA? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Lawrenceville, GA, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 428. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 33 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Lawrenceville, GA is 1 in 31.

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

A good indicator of whether Lawrenceville, 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 Lawrenceville, GA has decreased by 32%, while the property crime rate in Lawrenceville, GA has decreased by 14% year over year. The number of total crimes in Lawrenceville, GA has decreased by 16% year over year.

Lawrenceville police department

ItemLawrencevilleGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)9111,364558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.14.03.3
There are a total of 91 Lawrenceville police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.2% less than the Georgia average and 5.3% less 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
Berkeley Lake, GA1,92450401452
Johns Creek, GA82,93029676705
Grayson, GA3,00880641721
Braselton, GA8,409112874985
Hoschton, GA1,7821118891,000
Walnut Grove, GA1,1811481,1851,333
Mountain Park city, GA6381481,1881,336
Lawrenceville, GA30,1272343,0373,271

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Spring Valley, CA30,1285473,0443,592
Holly Springs, NC30,12646908954
Burlingame, CA30,1182422,9303,172
Orcutt, CA30,1094942,7473,241
Myrtle Beach, SC30,1061,57713,05814,635
Lawrenceville, GA30,1272343,0373,271
Source: The Lawrenceville, 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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