Putnam County, GA Arrest Records

Putnam County, GA is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.58 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Bibb, Bartow, Baldwin, Douglas, Rockdale counties in Georgia.
Putnam County, GA property crime rate is 16.67 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 258 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 21.13% compared to 2015.

Putnam County, GA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Putnam County in 2016 increased by 2.08% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 48 to 34 while non-violent crime increased by 6.55% from 336 to 358.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 258
Burglary 94
Aggravated assault 33
Motor vehicle theft 6
Legacy rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Putnam County decreased by 29.17% from 2015 and decreased by 48.48% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 66 to 34. In 2016 violent crime rate in Putnam County was 66.27% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.158%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Putnam County increased by 6.55% from 2015 and decreased by 6.77% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 384 to 358. In 2016 property crime rate in Putnam County was 41.36% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.667%.

How Putnam stands up against other counties

Putnam vs. McDuffie

You’ll be in more risk in Putnam compared to McDuffie county that had 32.18% lower crime rate compared to Putnam county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in McDuffie county.
Larceny rates of 12.0129 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 5.4444 in McDuffie county.

Putnam vs. Meriwether

You’ll be in more risk in Putnam compared to Meriwether county that had 22.79% lower crime rate compared to Putnam county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.5365 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.8032 in Meriwether 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 0.0949 in Meriwether county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Putnam County is 0.45% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 5 daily crimes that occur in Putnam County.
  • Putnam, GA is more violent than McDuffie.
  • In Putnam County you have a 1 in 55 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Putnam, GA have increased by 2.08%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Putnam, GA

  • Aliases: QUINN,RANDALL T; QUINN,RANDALL TULLY
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  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6'02''
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • State: Georgia
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  • Location: WHEELER CORR FACILITY
  • Summary: Randall Tully jr Quinn was arrested in Putnam, Georgia on charges of CHILD MOLESTATION, AGGRAV CHILD MOLESTATION. He is 6'02'' tall, with brown hair, brown eyes and weighs 170 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Quinn is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Putnam County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JASZTAL,TIMOTHY ROBERT
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  • Height: 5'11''
  • Weight: 186
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: PUTNAM COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Arrested on charges of POSS W INT DIST METH, AGGRAV ASSAULT was Timothy Robert Jasztal. The Jasztal was arrested by Putnam County Law Enforcement. He is 5'11'' tall, weighs 186 and has green eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Jasztal is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Putnam County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: LOWE,TRAVIS; LOWE,TRAVIS JEROD
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  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5'04''
  • Weight: 115
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: PUTNAM COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Putnam County Law Enforcement arrested Travis Lowe. The charge against Lowe is ENTERING VEHICLE, THEFT BY TAKING. He weighs 115 with black hair and brown eyes;  Lowe 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: Putnam County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: TOWNS,CHRISTOPHER ROBERT
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  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6'00''
  • Weight: 185
  • Hair: Bln&str
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: ROCKDALE COUNTY JAIL
  • Summary: Police in the area of Putnam, Georgia arrested Christopher Robert Towns. Towns is weighs 185 with bln&str hair and blue eyes. He was charged with FAMILY VIOLENCE BATTERY, CRMNL INTERFERE GOVT PROP, TERRORIST THREATS & ACTS, simple battery, crmnl trespassing, harassing phone calls, simple assault.  All criminal suspects including Christopher Robert Towns are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Putnam County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: HIEBER,DAVID DOUGLAS
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  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'06''
  • Weight: 130
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Georgia
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  • Location: GA DIAG CLASS PRISON
  • Summary: David Douglas Hieber, was arrested by police near Putnam, Georgia and charged with OBSTR OF LAW ENF OFFICER, AGGRAV ASSAULT. He is 5'06'' tall, weighs 130 and has green eyes. OBSTR OF LAW ENF OFFICER, AGGRAV ASSAULT, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Hieber’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Putnam County Law Enforcement

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