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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 16%
Property crime 10%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSylvania/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime51n/a (estimate)2,0822,4082,346
Murder0n/a0.08.86.5
Rape0n/a0.031.938.4
Robbery1n/a40.865.573.9
Assault7n/a285.8293.8279.7
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)327400388
Burglary11n/a449.2290.7314.2
Theft32n/a1,306.71,478.51,398.0
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0238.2246.0
Property crime43n/a (estimate)1,7562,0071,958

Key findings

  • Sylvania crime rates are 11% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sylvania are 16% lower than the national average
  • In Sylvania you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sylvania is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sylvania has decreased by 54%

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

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      Daily Crime In Sylvania (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sylvania

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sylvania is 1 in 307
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sylvania is 1 in 57
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sylvania is 1 in 49

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

      Sylvania police department

      ItemSylvaniaGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1411,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.84.03.3
      There are a total of 14 Sylvania police officers. This results in 4.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.3% greater than the Georgia average and 46.4% greater 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
      Newington, GA3203831,9162,299
      Rocky Ford, GA2405842,9293,512
      Hiltonia, GA5116463,2433,890
      Sylvania, GA2,5353271,7562,082

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pemberton Heights, NJ2,534101597697
      Tangerine, FL2,536101465566
      Albion, IN2,5361748661,040
      Argentine, MI2,53692262354
      Glenwood, MN2,533769551,032
      Sylvania, GA2,5353271,7562,082
      Source: The Sylvania, 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.