Clayton County, GA Arrest Records

Clayton County, GA is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.02 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Bibb, Newton, Bartow, Baldwin, Douglas counties in Georgia.
Clayton County, GA property crime rate is 0.10 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 19 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 171.43% compared to 2015.

Clayton County, GA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Clayton County in 2016 increased by 153.85% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 3 to 6 while non-violent crime increased by 170% from 10 to 27.

5 Crimes In Clayton County, GA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 19
Aggravated assault 5
Burglary 5
Motor vehicle theft 3
Robbery 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Clayton County increased by 100% from 2015 and increased by 50% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Clayton County was 99.54% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.002%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Clayton County increased by 170% from 2015 and increased by 237.5% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 8 to 27. In 2016 property crime rate in Clayton County was 99.66% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.01%.

How Clayton stands up against other counties

Clayton vs. Cherokee

You’ll be in more safety in Clayton compared to Cherokee county that had 5825.1% higher crime rate compared to Clayton county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Cherokee county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.0107 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1076 in Cherokee county.

Names with the most arrests in Clayton

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Clayton, Georgia, the most crimes, that's 41.73% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Clayton County is 1% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.03 daily crimes that occur in Clayton County.
  • Clayton, GA is safer than Cherokee.
  • In Clayton County you have a 1 in 8469 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Clayton, GA have increased by 153.85%.

Names in Clayton County