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Reported Annual Crime In Newton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNewton/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,894 (estimate)3,4022,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNewton/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.3
Rapen/an/an/a34.040.4
Robberyn/an/an/a118.4102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a238.5248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)573 (estimate)398386
Burglaryn/an/an/a614.4468.9
Theftn/an/an/a2,130.11,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a259.9236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)4,321 (estimate)3,0052,451

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Newton is 72% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 13.41 daily crimes that occur in Newton.
  • Newton is safer than 12% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Newton you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Newton has increased by 3%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Newton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Newton is 1 in 175
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Newton is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Newton is 1 in 21

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

Newton police department

ItemNewtonGeorgiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)111,364558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.74.03.3
There are a total of 1 Newton police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 57.2% less than the Georgia average and 48% 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
Leary, GA6900343343
Putney, GA2,3501971,4891,686
Pelham, GA3,7821642,2082,371
Camilla, GA5,0752564,6654,921
Baconton, GA8206034,5545,158
Newton, GA7735734,3214,894

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Drakes Branch, VA7733523,0043,356
Matthews, MO7737962,8663,662
Church Hill, MD7735932,8723,465
Eastview, TN7738753,9434,818
Elsinore, UT7733203,8824,202
Newton, GA7735734,3214,894
Source: The Newton, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.