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Total crime 37%
Violent crime 222%
Property crime 0%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNewnan/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,369n/a (estimate)3,2092,4082,346
Murder6n/a14.18.86.5
Rape33n/a77.431.938.4
Robbery27n/a63.365.573.9
Assault466n/a1,092.4293.8279.7
Violent crime532n/a (estimate)1,247400388
Burglary89n/a208.6290.7314.2
Theft682n/a1,598.81,478.51,398.0
Vehicle theft66n/a154.7238.2246.0
Property crime837n/a (estimate)1,9622,0071,958

Key findings

  • Newnan crime rates are 37% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Newnan are 222% higher than the national average
  • In Newnan you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Newnan is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Newnan has not changed

Newnan crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Newnan (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Newnan, per 100,000 residents. In Newnan, the total number of daily crimes is 1.33 times more than the Georgia average and 1.37 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Newnan are 3.12 times more than the Georgia average and 3.22 times more than the national average. For property crime, Newnan has a daily crime rate that is 1.02 times less than the Georgia average and 1.00 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Newnan (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Georgia and all other cities across the US, is Newnan safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Newnan is safer than 10% of other cities in the state of Georgia. In addition, Newnan is safer than 6% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Georgia and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Newnan. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Newnan is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Newnan

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Newnan is 1 in 81
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Newnan is 1 in 51
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Newnan is 1 in 32
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Newnan? In Newnan, you have a 1 in 81 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 51. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Newnan, GA is 1 in 32.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Newnan is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Newnan has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 129% in Newnan, while property crimes in Newnan have decreased by 27%. Total crime has not changed year over year.

      Newnan police department

      ItemNewnanGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8311,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.44.03.3
      There are a total of 83 Newnan police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 38.5% less than the Georgia average and 25.1% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tyrone, GA7,12153554607
      Senoia, GA3,88923758781
      Fairburn, GA13,860221645865
      Peachtree City, GA34,988441,0651,109
      Sharpsburg, GA5741859261,111
      East Newnan, GA1,0991999971,196
      Turin, GA4002091,0471,256
      Newnan, GA35,6421,2471,9623,209

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cottage Grove, MN35,632551,5021,558
      West Hollywood, CA35,6615583,2823,840
      Moorpark, CA35,59446615662
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,5731312,2282,359
      Randallstown, MD35,7254961,9972,493
      Newnan, GA35,6421,2471,9623,209
      Source: The Newnan, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.