Cobb County, GA Arrest Records

Cobb County, GA is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.11 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.
Cobb County, GA property crime rate is 0.05 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 31 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 6.90% compared to 2015.

Cobb County, GA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Cobb County in 2016 decreased by 19.73% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 113 to 79 while non-violent crime increased by 14.71% from 34 to 39.

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

Crime Arrests
Aggravated assault 66
Larceny-theft 31
Robbery 8
Burglary 8
Legacy rape 5

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Cobb County decreased by 30.09% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Cobb County was 97.75% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.011%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Cobb County increased by 14.71% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Cobb County was 99.82% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.005%.

How Cobb stands up against other counties

Cobb vs. Fulton

You’ll be in more risk in Cobb compared to Fulton county that had 86.37% lower crime rate compared to Cobb county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0107 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0010 in Fulton county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Fulton county.

Names with the most arrests in Cobb

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Cobb, Georgia, the most crimes, that's 100% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Cobb County is 1% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.04 daily crimes that occur in Cobb County.
  • In Cobb County you have a 1 in 6340 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Cobb, GA have decreased by 19.73%.

Names in Cobb County