Total crime 6%
Violent crime 62%
Property crime 18%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSuwanee/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime552n/a (estimate)2,7292,9002,580
Violent crime29n/a (estimate)143327381
Vehicle theft21n/a103.8235.4228.9
Property crime523n/a (estimate)2,5862,5742,200

Key findings

  • Suwanee crime rates are 6% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Suwanee are 62% lower than the national average
  • In Suwanee you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Suwanee is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Suwanee has decreased by 22%

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

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      Daily Crime In Suwanee (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Suwanee, Georgia is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Suwanee are 1.06 times less than the Georgia average and 1.06 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Suwanee are 2.28 times less than than Georgia and 2.65 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Suwanee are 1.00 times more than than Georgia and 1.18 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Suwanee (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Suwanee to every other city in Georgia, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Suwanee safe? The gauges above illustrate that Suwanee is safer than 58% of every city located within Georgia along with 43% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Georgia and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Suwanee, GA is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Suwanee

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Suwanee is 1 in 698
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Suwanee is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Suwanee is 1 in 37
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Suwanee? In Suwanee, you have a 1 in 698 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 39. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Suwanee, GA is 1 in 37.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Suwanee is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Suwanee has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 39% in Suwanee, while property crimes in Suwanee have decreased by 24%. Total crime has decreased by 22% year over year.

      Suwanee police department

      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4311,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.74.03.3
      There are a total of 43 Suwanee police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31.7% less than the Georgia average and 16.8% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Georgia

      StateTotal offendersGeorgia /100KNational /100K
      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
      Berkeley Lake, GA1,92446361407
      Grayson, GA3,00873577650
      Johns Creek, GA82,93040623662
      Milton, GA36,75528723750
      Mountain Park city, GA6381361,0691,205
      Peachtree Corners, GA41,2681411,1121,253
      Flowery Branch, GA6,5032841,1861,469
      Suwanee, GA18,0011432,5862,729

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fairhope, AL17,9961982,4762,674
      Lackawanna, NY17,9923911,7592,150
      Wisconsin Rapids, WI17,9871523,3793,532
      Springboro, OH17,97821538559
      Elizabeth City, NC18,0255395,3265,865
      Suwanee, GA18,0011432,5862,729
      Source: The Suwanee, 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.