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Acworth, Georgia Crime Statistics

This page contains crime numbers for Acworth, Georgia. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Acworth compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Acworth, Georgia, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2000 and 2008 there were 2,816 total crimes reported in Acworth, Georgia (353 of them violent). Of the 469 crimes that happen every year in Acworth, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Acworth, Georgia every 18 hours. This includes 1 murder, 3 rapes, and greater than two thousand thefts (including 194 auto thefts).

Total Crime in Acworth, Georgia (2000-2003, 2007-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2004, 2005 or 2006, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Acworth, Georgia for 6 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Acworth has grown by 61%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 75%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a dramatic growth in crime over the last 6 years in Acworth. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit greater than seven hundred for Acworth, Georgia in 2009.

Crime Trends in Acworth, Georgia (2000-2003, 2007-2008)

Keep in mind that these graphs show reported crime numbers and certain sharp changes in crime figures might be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Acworth, Georgia (2000-2003, 2007-2008)

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Crime Data Information

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