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Total crime 76%
Violent crime 45%
Property crime 82%
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 peopleScotland/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,388 (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)551 (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)3,837 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • Scotland crime rates are 76% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Scotland are 45% higher than the national average
  • In Scotland you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Scotland is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Scotland has decreased by 6%

Scotland crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Scotland (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Scotland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Scotland is 1 in 182
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Scotland is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Scotland is 1 in 23

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

      Scotland police department

      ItemScotlandGeorgiaNational
      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
      Lumber City, GA1,2710722722
      Mount Vernon, GA2,3111931,3461,539
      Alamo, GA3,3762601,8102,070
      Ailey, GA6104503,1343,584
      McRae-Helena, GA8,7634793,3353,813
      Milan, GA7325203,6224,141
      Chauncey, GA3365433,7864,330
      Scotland, GA3925513,8374,388

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Drake, ND3924202,9143,334
      Quimby, IA3924032,6173,020
      Crestview, KY3922061,7992,005
      Georgetown, LA392000
      Fredonia, AL3925052,6403,144
      Scotland, GA3925513,8374,388
      Source: The Scotland, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.