Lanier County, GA Arrest Records

Lanier County, GA is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.69 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.
Lanier County, GA property crime rate is 11.73 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 91 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 7.14% compared to 2015.

Lanier County, GA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Lanier County in 2016 decreased by 13.79% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 34 to 28 while non-violent crime decreased by 12.86% from 140 to 122.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 91
Aggravated assault 25
Burglary 23
Motor vehicle theft 8
Legacy rape 3

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Lanier County decreased by 17.65% from 2015 and increased by 211.11% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 9 to 28. In 2016 violent crime rate in Lanier County was 42.62% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.269%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Lanier County decreased by 12.86% from 2015 and decreased by 15.86% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 145 to 122. In 2016 property crime rate in Lanier County was 58.73% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.173%.

How Lanier stands up against other counties

Lanier vs. Early

You’ll be in more risk in Lanier compared to Early county that had 33.62% lower crime rate compared to Lanier county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Early county.
Larceny rates of 8.7508 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 5.3197 in Early county.

Lanier vs. Evans

You’ll be in more risk in Lanier compared to Evans county that had 78.56% lower crime rate compared to Lanier county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 2.4041 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4686 in Evans 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 Evans county.

Names with the most arrests in Lanier

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Lanier, Georgia, the most crimes, that's 30.25% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lanier County is 0.56% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.95 daily crimes that occur in Lanier County.
  • Lanier, GA is more violent than Early.
  • In Lanier County you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Lanier, GA have decreased by 13.79%.

Lanier Police Departments

Cities in Lanier County

Names in Lanier County