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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 44%
Property crime 24%
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 peopleWashington/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,893 (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)213 (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)1,680 (estimate)2,5742,200

Key findings

  • Washington crime rates are 27% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Washington are 44% lower than the national average
  • In Washington you have a 1 in 53 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Washington is safer than 51% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Washington has decreased by 15%

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

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      Daily Crime In Washington (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Washington

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Washington is 1 in 469
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Washington is 1 in 60
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Washington is 1 in 53

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

      Washington police department

      ItemWashingtonGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1411,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.44.03.3
      There are a total of 14 Washington police officers. This results in 3.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 13.8% less than the Georgia average and 4.9% 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
      Tignall, GA4254543,5724,026
      Rayle, GA2384563,5924,048
      Crawfordville, GA6325154,0514,565
      Sharon, GA1445284,1604,688
      Washington, GA3,9942131,6801,893

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Skyline View, PA3,993117570687
      Wood Village, OR3,9961941,9612,154
      Fort Pierce South, FL3,9922561,5201,777
      Le Sueur, MN3,99650724774
      Grant-Valkaria, FL3,996106626731
      Washington, GA3,9942131,6801,893
      Source: The Washington, 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.