Clayton, GA Arrest Records

Clayton, GA is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.22 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 125th safest city in Georgia among the 247 cities.
Clayton, GA property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 35.56 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 69 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 23.21% compared to 2015.

Clayton Crime Rate

Total arrests in Clayton 2016 increased by 14.86% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 3 to 5 while non-violent crime increased by 12.68% from 71 to 80.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 69
Burglary 10
Robbery 2
Aggravated assault 2
Revised rape 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 Clayton 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 Clayton increased by 66.67% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Clayton was 52.65% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.222%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Clayton increased by 12.68% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Clayton was 25.09% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.556%.

Names with the most arrests in Clayton

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on 28.77% are people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Clayton is 0.14% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 10.35 daily crimes that occur in Clayton.
  • In Clayton you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Clayton have increased by 14.86%.