Tift County, GA Arrest Records

Tift County, GA is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.33 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.
Tift County, GA property crime rate is 17.41 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 500 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 14.68% compared to 2015.

Tift County, GA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Tift County in 2016 increased by 10.26% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 98 to 95 while non-violent crime increased by 12.32% from 633 to 711.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 500
Burglary 183
Aggravated assault 75
Motor vehicle theft 28
Robbery 13

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Tift County decreased by 3.06% from 2015 and decreased by 30.15% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 136 to 95. In 2016 violent crime rate in Tift County was 50.42% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.233%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Tift County increased by 12.32% from 2015 and decreased by 17.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 860 to 711. In 2016 property crime rate in Tift County was 38.73% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.741%.

How Tift stands up against other counties

Tift vs. Coffee

You’ll be in more risk in Tift compared to Coffee county that had 0.48% lower crime rate compared to Tift county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0735 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0232 in Coffee county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.6858 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.4415 in Coffee county.

Names with the most arrests in Tift

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Tift, Georgia, the most crimes, that's 34.5% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Tift County is 0.4% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 5.41 daily crimes that occur in Tift County.
  • In Tift County you have a 1 in 51 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Tift, GA have increased by 10.26%.

Names in Tift County