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Total crime 44%
Violent crime 54%
Property crime 42%
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. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRussell/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,390 (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)174 (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)1,215 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Russell crime rates are 44% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Russell are 54% lower than the national average
  • In Russell you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Russell is safer than 59% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Russell has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Russell (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Russell

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Russell is 1 in 574
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Russell is 1 in 83
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Russell is 1 in 72

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

      Russell police department

      ItemRussellGeorgiaNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hoschton, GA1,782106739845
      Bogart, GA1,1271268781,004
      Braselton, GA8,409651,0411,106
      Flowery Branch, GA6,5032841,1861,469
      North High Shoals, GA8481881,3071,495
      Statham, GA2,5892571,5801,837
      Bishop, GA2713042,1202,424
      Russell, GA1,3951741,2151,390

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bellevue, MI1,395000
      Voorhees, NJ1,39554345399
      Atkinson, NE1,3951399431,083
      Long Beach, WA1,395691,0411,110
      Luna Pier, MI1,395142781923
      Russell, GA1,3951741,2151,390
      Source: The Russell, 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.