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.
Assault rates of 0.0882 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0078 in Fulton county.
Larceny rates of 0.0414 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0107 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%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Cobb, GA

  • Aliases: HESTER,DESMOND; HESTER,DESMOND EDTRINITY; SMITH,DARIUS
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  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5'07''
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • State: Georgia
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  • Location: HAYS STATE PRISON
  • Summary: Cobb County Law Enforcement arrested Desmond Edtrinity Hester. The charge against Hester is AGGRAV BATTERY, POSS OF FIREARM DUR CRIME, ARMED ROBBERY, BURG BEF 7/1/12, POSS FIREARM CONVCT FELON, ROBBERY, terroristic threats, SIMPLE BATTERY, VIOL GA CNTRL SBST ACT, viol ga cntrl subst act. He weighs 180 with black hair and brown eyes;  Hester and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Cobb County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: PRUITT,JERRY LEE
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  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'10''
  • Weight: 220
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: WALKER STATE PRISON
  • Summary: Jerry Lee Pruitt, was arrested by police near Cobb, Georgia and charged with BURG BEF 7/1/12, POSS OF FIREARM DUR CRIME, AGGRAV ASSAULT, POSS TOOLS COMMIT CRIME, CRUELTY TO CHILDREN, FALSE IMPRISONMENT, AGGRAV SODOMY, RAPE. He is 5'10'' tall, weighs 220 and has blue eyes. BURG BEF 7/1/12, POSS OF FIREARM DUR CRIME, AGGRAV ASSAULT, POSS TOOLS COMMIT CRIME, CRUELTY TO CHILDREN, FALSE IMPRISONMENT, AGGRAV SODOMY, RAPE, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Pruitt’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Cobb County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: PRUITT,JENNIFER LYNN
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  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'03''
  • Weight: 171
  • Hair: Bln&str
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • State: Georgia
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  • Location: WHITWORTH WOMEN'S FACILITY
  • Summary: Police in the area of Cobb, Georgia arrested Jennifer Lynn Pruitt. Pruitt is weighs 171 with bln&str hair and hazel eyes. She was charged with POSS METHAMPHETAMINE, dui, viol motor veh law, GUARD LINE W/WEAPON/DRUGS, POSS DRUG RELATED MATRL.  All criminal suspects including Jennifer Lynn Pruitt are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Cobb County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: BARBER,RACHAEL L; BARBER,RACHAEL MERCER; BARBER,RACHEAL L; BARBER,RACHEAL LYN; BARBER,RACHEAL LYNN; BARBER,RACHEL; BARBER,RACHEL L; BARBER,RACHEL LYNN; BARBER,RACHELL LYNN; BAYBER,RACHEAL L; MERCER,RACHAEL LYNN; MERCER,RACHEAL; MERCER,RACHEAL LYNN; MERCER,RACHEL; MERCER,RACHEL L
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  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'04''
  • Weight: 240
  • Hair: Bln&str
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: WILKINSON COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Arrested was Rachel Barber who is 5'04'' tall, weighs 240 and has green eyes. Cobb County Law Enforcement is charging Barber with POSS W INT DIST METH, POSS CONTRABAND ARTICLES, POSS METHAMPHETAMINE, THEFT MOTORVEH OR PART, THEFT BY TAKING, CRMNL DAMAGE 2ND DEGREE, FORG 1ST BEF 7/1/12, but She is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Cobb, Georgia found here may provide more information about this incident: Cobb County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: HARRIS,TRAVIS; HERRINGTON,TRAVIS; HERRINGTON,TRAVIS D; HERRINGTON,TRAVIS DONTAV; NICKNAME,TRAP
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  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 6'02''
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
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  • Location: HAYS STATE PRISON
  • Summary: Cobb County Law Enforcement arrested Travis Dontavious Herrington for BURG 1ST AFT 6/30/12, ARMED ROBBERY, FALSE IMPRISONMENT, simple battery, ENTERING VEHICLE, THEFT BY TAKING, FRAUDULENT CREDIT CARD, BURG BEF 7/1/12 in Cobb, Georgia. He is 6'02'' tall, weighs 180 and has brown eyes. BURG 1ST AFT 6/30/12, ARMED ROBBERY, FALSE IMPRISONMENT, simple battery, ENTERING VEHICLE, THEFT BY TAKING, FRAUDULENT CREDIT CARD, BURG BEF 7/1/12 is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Herrington may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Cobb County Law Enforcement.