East Ellijay, GA Arrest Records

East Ellijay, GA is among the most violent cities in the USA with 7.17 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 246th safest city in Georgia among the 247 cities.
East Ellijay, GA property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 204.30 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 110 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 26.44% compared to 2015.

East Ellijay Crime Rate

Total arrests in East Ellijay 2016 increased by 21.65% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 5 to 4 while non-violent crime increased by 23.91% from 92 to 114.

5 Crimes In East Ellijay, GA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 110
Aggravated assault 4
Motor vehicle theft 3
Burglary 1
Murder 0

Other Cities in Georgia with the Most Arrests

Among the 247 cities in state the most dangerous is Atlanta with 5,121 violent crimes that’s 26.3% of total of 19,469. Oakwood has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 45 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Oakwood 372.21
East Ellijay 211.47
Helen 175.37
Union City 117.40
Eastman 104.17

Safest Cities in Georgia

Are you planning a move to Georgia? Here are the safest cities in Georgia with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in East Ellijay is 1 out of 189 up by 0.01% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Summerville and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Attapulgus.

City Arrests
Alto 5.15
Gordon 6.17
Hagan 6.24
Butler 6.42
Franklin Springs 6.69

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in East Ellijay decreased by 20% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in East Ellijay was 52.76% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.717%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in East Ellijay increased by 23.91% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in East Ellijay was 618.76% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 20.43%.

Names with the most arrests in East Ellijay

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 40% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in East Ellijay is 5.39% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 57.94 daily crimes that occur in East Ellijay.
  • In East Ellijay you have a 1 in 5 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in East Ellijay have increased by 21.65%.