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Total crime 38%
Violent crime 49%
Property crime 36%
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.
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 peopleWest Point/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,540 (estimate)2,7172,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a27.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.081.6
Assaultn/an/an/a232.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)193 (estimate)341379
Burglaryn/an/an/a372.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,779.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a223.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,347 (estimate)2,3762,110

Key findings

  • West Point crime rates are 38% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Point are 49% lower than the national average
  • In West Point you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Point is safer than 55% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Point has decreased by 71%

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

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      Daily Crime In West Point (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Point

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Point is 1 in 518
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Point is 1 in 75
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Point is 1 in 65

      Year Over Year Crime In West Point (per 100,000 people)

      West Point police department

      ItemWest PointGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2111,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.94.03.3
      There are a total of 21 West Point police officers. This results in 5.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 49.7% greater than the Georgia average and 82.1% 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
      Huguley, AL2,2572361,2361,472
      La Fayette, AL2,9752771,4491,726
      Fredonia, AL3925052,6403,144
      Cusseta, AL1265732,9983,571
      Five Points, AL1806173,2313,848
      Opelika, AL29,0305453,9394,484
      LaGrange, GA30,5354254,6005,024
      West Point, GA3,4981931,3471,540

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Toledo, OR3,498271,1241,151
      Summersville, WV3,496303,2503,281
      Dewey, OK3,4961471,6741,821
      Society Hill, NJ3,49598634732
      Gooding, ID3,494581,3021,360
      West Point, GA3,4981931,3471,540
      Source: The West Point, 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.