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Total crime 47%
Violent crime 13%
Property crime 53%
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.
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 peopleWaleska/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,804 (estimate)2,9002,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a25.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a78.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a216.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)429 (estimate)327381
Burglaryn/an/an/a431.3376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a235.4228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,376 (estimate)2,5742,200

Key findings

  • Waleska crime rates are 47% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Waleska are 13% higher than the national average
  • In Waleska you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Waleska is safer than 18% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Waleska has decreased by 10%

Waleska crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Waleska (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Waleska

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Waleska is 1 in 234
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Waleska is 1 in 30
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Waleska is 1 in 27

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

      Waleska police department

      ItemWaleskaGeorgiaNational
      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
      Ball Ground, GA1,8310605605
      Milton, GA36,75528723750
      Holly Springs, GA10,351249941,019
      Nelson, GA1,4701179211,038
      Woodstock, GA27,9641281,4951,623
      Canton, GA25,0221192,3292,447
      Cartersville, GA20,1693692,9083,277
      Waleska, GA6754293,3763,804

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Barlow, KY6753042,8153,119
      Wright City, OK67501,4951,495
      Aroma Park, IL6751442,1582,302
      Potomac, IL675281422703
      Brookfield, MA6754021,5041,906
      Waleska, GA6754293,3763,804
      Source: The Waleska, 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.