Spalding County, GA Arrest Records

Spalding County, GA is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.27 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Newton, Baldwin, Douglas, Hall, Whitfield counties in Georgia.
Spalding County, GA property crime rate is 18.83 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 809 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 9.92% compared to 2015.

Spalding County, GA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Spalding County in 2016 increased by 7.89% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 145 to 147 while non-violent crime increased by 8.73% from 1,122 to 1,220.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 809
Burglary 289
Motor vehicle theft 122
Aggravated assault 116
Robbery 18

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Spalding County increased by 1.38% from 2015 and increased by 15.75% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 127 to 147. In 2016 violent crime rate in Spalding County was 51.66% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.227%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Spalding County increased by 8.73% from 2015 and decreased by 26.86% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 1,668 to 1,220. In 2016 property crime rate in Spalding County was 33.77% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.883%.

How Spalding stands up against other counties

Spalding vs. Jackson

You’ll be in more risk in Spalding compared to Jackson county that had 36.83% lower crime rate compared to Spalding 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 Jackson county.
Larceny rates of 12.4834 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 9.3012 in Jackson county.

Spalding vs. Catoosa

You’ll be in more risk in Spalding compared to Catoosa county that had 30.17% lower crime rate compared to Spalding county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.7900 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.8886 in Catoosa county.
Arson rates of 0.0309 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1054 in Catoosa county.

Names with the most arrests in Spalding

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Spalding, Georgia, the most crimes, that's 35.89% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Spalding County is 0.36% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 5.78 daily crimes that occur in Spalding County.
  • Spalding, GA is more violent than Jackson.
  • In Spalding County you have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Spalding, GA have increased by 7.89%.

Spalding Police Departments

Cities in Spalding County

Names in Spalding County