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Total crime 26%
Violent crime 17%
Property crime 28%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleTallapoosa/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime99n/a (estimate)3,1392,7172,489
Murder0n/a0.06.25.0
Rape1n/a31.727.542.6
Robbery0n/a0.075.081.6
Assault13n/a412.2232.0250.2
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)444341379
Burglary19n/a602.4372.1340.5
Theft59n/a1,870.61,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theft7n/a221.9223.9219.9
Property crime85n/a (estimate)2,6952,3762,110

Key findings

  • Tallapoosa crime rates are 26% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Tallapoosa are 17% higher than the national average
  • In Tallapoosa you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Tallapoosa is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Tallapoosa has decreased by 27%

Tallapoosa crime map

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      Daily Crime In Tallapoosa (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Tallapoosa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Tallapoosa is 1 in 226
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Tallapoosa is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Tallapoosa is 1 in 32

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

      Tallapoosa police department

      ItemTallapoosaGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1211,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.84.03.3
      There are a total of 12 Tallapoosa police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 4.9% less than the Georgia average and 15.7% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Zion, GA1,778329383712
      Buchanan, GA1,3671731,2021,375
      Bremen, GA6,2572831,9702,253
      Temple, GA4,2872942,0522,346
      Bowdon, GA2,2613802,2782,658
      Ranburne, AL4554972,6013,097
      Carrollton, GA25,9604373,0473,484
      Tallapoosa, GA3,1554442,6953,139

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Brillion, WI3,155161452613
      Helena Valley Northeast, MT3,154136736872
      Nash, TX3,1561,0841,5332,617
      Ellenton, FL3,1542241,2741,499
      Concordia, NJ3,156114733846
      Tallapoosa, GA3,1554442,6953,139
      Source: The Tallapoosa, 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.