Pickens County, GA Arrest Records

Pickens County, GA is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.08 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.
Pickens County, GA property crime rate is 11.19 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 226 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 16.30% compared to 2015.

Pickens County, GA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Pickens County in 2016 decreased by 9.51% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 57 to 64 while non-violent crime decreased by 12.66% from 395 to 345.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 226
Burglary 77
Aggravated assault 59
Motor vehicle theft 42
Legacy rape 5

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Pickens County increased by 12.28% from 2015 and increased by 146.15% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 26 to 64. In 2016 violent crime rate in Pickens County was 55.77% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.208%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Pickens County decreased by 12.66% from 2015 and decreased by 19.2% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 427 to 345. In 2016 property crime rate in Pickens County was 60.63% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.119%.

How Pickens stands up against other counties

Pickens vs. Sumter

You’ll be in more risk in Pickens compared to Sumter county that had 39.22% lower crime rate compared to Pickens county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Sumter county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.3622 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4936 in Sumter county.

Pickens vs. Lumpkin

You’ll be in more safety in Pickens compared to Lumpkin county that had 9.08% higher crime rate compared to Pickens 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 0.0954 in Lumpkin county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.3622 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.6678 in Lumpkin county.

Names with the most arrests in Pickens

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Pickens, Georgia, the most crimes, that's 46.43% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Pickens County is 0.6% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.63 daily crimes that occur in Pickens County.
  • Pickens, GA is more violent than Sumter.
  • In Pickens County you have a 1 in 75 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Pickens, GA have decreased by 9.51%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Pickens, GA

  • Aliases: WEAVER,CHRISTOPHER D; WEAVER,CHRISTOPHER DEWAYN
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  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'08''
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: PICKENS COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Christopher D Weaver, arrested in Pickens, Georgia for THEFT BY TAKING, theft by taking, POSS METHAMPHETAMINE, ENTERING VEHICLE. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Weaver’s status may be obtained from the following: Pickens County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: VILLAREAL,RENATO DELAFUEN; VILLARREAL,RENATO; VILLARREAL,RENATO DE LA F; VILLARREAL,RENATO DELAFLU; VILLARREAL,RENATO DELAFUE
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  • Height: 5'06''
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: WALKER STATE PRISON
  • Summary: Renato Dela fuente Villarreal was arrested. He is , 5'06'' tall, weighs 180 and has brown eyes. Villarreal is charged with POSS W INT DIST METH, TRAF METHAMPH 28-199 GM, POSS METHAMPHETAMINE by police near Pickens, 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: Pickens County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: MILLS,CARL M; MILLS,CARL MILTON; MILLS,MILTON CARL
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  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'06''
  • Weight: 145
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: PICKENS COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Police in the area of Pickens, Georgia arrested Carl Milton Mills. Mills is weighs 145 with brown hair and green eyes. He was charged with OBSTR OF LAW ENF OFFICER, POSS OF COCAINE, POSS W INT DIST MARIJUANA, POSS FIREARM CONVCT FELON.  All criminal suspects including Carl Milton Mills are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Pickens County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JOHNSON,THOMAS WHITT
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  • Height: 5'10''
  • Weight: 185
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: PICKENS COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Thomas Whitt Johnson was arrested in Pickens, Georgia for AGGRAV ASSAULT, AGGRAV BATTERY, CRML ATMPT FELONY.He is 5'10'' tall, weighs 185 and has blue eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Pickens County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
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  • Date of Birth: 02-13-1979 18:38:28
  • Arrest Date: 10-12-2018 10:54:00
  • Age: 40
  • Sex: Male
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  • Height: 510
  • Weight: 260
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  • Place of Birth: Georgia
  • Address: 701 TWIN MTN LAKE DRIVE TALKING ROCK GA 30175
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Pickens, Georgia arrested Gregory Lacy on October 12, 2018. Lacy is 40 years old, weighs 260. He was charged with PROBATION VIOLATION (WHEN PROBATION TERM.  All criminal suspects including Gregory Lacy are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Pickens County Law Enforcement.