Fayette County, GA Arrest Records

Fayette County, GA is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.30 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.
Fayette County, GA property crime rate is 3.63 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 276 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 4.83% compared to 2015.

Fayette County, GA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Fayette County in 2016 decreased by 9.32% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 44 to 33 while non-violent crime decreased by 7.74% from 439 to 405.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 276
Burglary 104
Motor vehicle theft 25
Aggravated assault 17
Robbery 11

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Fayette County decreased by 25% from 2015 and decreased by 0% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 33 to 33. In 2016 violent crime rate in Fayette County was 93.7% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.03%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Fayette County decreased by 7.74% from 2015 and decreased by 35.3% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 626 to 405. In 2016 property crime rate in Fayette County was 87.24% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.363%.

How Fayette stands up against other counties

Fayette vs. Lowndes

You’ll be in more safety in Fayette compared to Lowndes county that had 80.31% higher crime rate compared to Fayette county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1523 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.7154 in Lowndes county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.2240 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.4449 in Lowndes county.

Fayette vs. Newton

You’ll be in more safety in Fayette compared to Newton county that had 323.02% higher crime rate compared to Fayette county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0985 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.4019 in Newton 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 Newton county.

Names with the most arrests in Fayette

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Fayette, Georgia, the most crimes, that's 40.09% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Fayette County is 0.88% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.08 daily crimes that occur in Fayette County.
  • Fayette, GA is safer than Lowndes.
  • In Fayette County you have a 1 in 255 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Fayette, GA have decreased by 9.32%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Fayette, GA

  • Aliases: PIKE,ERIC DAVID
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  • Height: 5'08''
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair: Brown
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  • Location: FAYETTE COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Fayette County Law Enforcement arrested Eric David Pike for misc misdemeanor, POSS METHAMPHETAMINE, poss of marijuana, obstr of law enf officer in Fayette, Georgia. He is 5'08'' tall, weighs 170 and has green eyes. misc misdemeanor, POSS METHAMPHETAMINE, poss of marijuana, obstr of law enf officer is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Pike may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Fayette County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: WATSON,DAVID PAT
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  • Height: 5'09''
  • Weight: 210
  • Hair: Brown
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  • Summary: David Pat Watson, arrested in Fayette, Georgia for THEFT BY DECEPTION, ESCAPE, POSS METHAMPHETAMINE, viol motor veh license/pl. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Watson’s status may be obtained from the following: Fayette County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: GORDON,TASHA; THOMAS,LATAKAKSHA; THOMAS,LATARASAHA SHIRLET; THOMAS,LATARASHA; THOMAS,LATARASHA S; THOMAS,LATARASHA SHIRLET; THOMAS,LATARSHA SHIRLEY; THOMAS,TASHA
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  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5'03''
  • Weight: 185
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
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  • Location: ARRENDALE STATE PRISON
  • Summary: Fayette County Law Enforcement arrested Latarasha Shirlette Thomas. The charge against Thomas is THEFT BY SHOPLIFTING, THEFT CREDIT CARD, FRAUDULENT CREDIT CARD, ESCAPE, FORG 1ST BEF 7/1/12, ILLEGAL USE-CREDIT CARD. She weighs 185 with black hair and brown eyes;  Thomas 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: Fayette County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: REED,DERRICK A; REED,DERRICK ANTOINE
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  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 6'00''
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
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  • Location: CLAYTON COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Derrick Antoine Reed was arrested. He is , 6'00'' tall, weighs 180 and has brown eyes. Reed is charged with POSS OF COCAINE, poss/use drug rel objects, OBSTR OF LAW ENF OFFICER, S/D OF MARIJUANA by police near Fayette, Georgia. bond was set at unknown as individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Fayette County Law Enforcement.
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  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 6'01''
  • Weight: 210
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
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  • Summary: Harold Darnell Riley, was arrested by police near Fayette, Georgia and charged with VIOL MOTOR VEHICLE LAWS, POSS TOOLS COMMIT CRIME, theft by taking, poss of marijuana, POSS FIREARM CONVCT FELON, POSS OF MARIJUANA, S/D CONT SUB PUBLIC, POSS OF COCAINE, other misdemeanor, obstr of law enf officer, FORG 1ST BEF 7/1/12, FALSE STATEMENTS GOVT, impersonating another, BURG BEF 7/1/12. He is 6'01'' tall, weighs 210 and has brown eyes. VIOL MOTOR VEHICLE LAWS, POSS TOOLS COMMIT CRIME, theft by taking, poss of marijuana, POSS FIREARM CONVCT FELON, POSS OF MARIJUANA, S/D CONT SUB PUBLIC, POSS OF COCAINE, other misdemeanor, obstr of law enf officer, FORG 1ST BEF 7/1/12, FALSE STATEMENTS GOVT, impersonating another, BURG BEF 7/1/12, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Riley’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Fayette County Law Enforcement