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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMatthews/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)n/a (estimate)2,7172,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a27.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.081.6
Assaultn/an/an/a232.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)n/a (estimate)341379
Burglaryn/an/an/a372.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a223.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)n/a (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Matthews crime rates are equal to the national average
  • Violent crimes in Matthews are equal to the national average
  • In Matthews you have a chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Matthews is safer than 97% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Matthews has not changed

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

      Matthews police department

      ItemMatthewsGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.03.3

      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.

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      Harlem, GA2,9142499961,245
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      Dearing, GA7474793,3393,819
      Vidette, GA1474863,3853,870
      Stapleton, GA4704953,4483,943
      Matthews, GA233n/an/an/a

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      Handley, WV2334562,2752,730
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      Matthews, GA233n/an/an/a
      Source: The Matthews, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.