Buchanan, GA Arrest Records

Buchanan, GA is among the most violent cities in the USA with 6.00 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 156th safest city in Georgia among the 247 cities.
Buchanan, GA property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 40.27 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 35 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 9.38% compared to 2015.

Buchanan Crime Rate

5 Crimes In Buchanan, GA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 35
Burglary 11
Aggravated assault 6
Robbery 1
Motor vehicle theft 1

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 Buchanan 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

How Buchanan stands up against other cities

Buchanan vs. Alto

You’ll be in more risk in Buchanan compared to Alto that had 88.88% lower crime rate compared to Buchanan according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 5.1414 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.8576 in Alto city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Alto.

Names with the most arrests in Buchanan

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 33.75% are people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men.